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Cassie Deeg shot a 79 on Monday in Puerto Rico.
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          Release: 02/11/2013
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Deeg Leads Huskers in Second Round

Rio Mar, Puerto Rico - Cassie Deeg shot a 79 to lead the Nebraska women's golf team in the second round at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic on Monday morning.

The Huskers shot a 326 for the second straight day to close the first 36 holes in 15th place at 652 in the 15-team tournament. Deeg, a freshman from Hugo, Minn., climbed to a tie for 75th in the 84-player field with teammate Jackie O'Doherty (80-84-164).

Junior Katelyn Wright added a second-round 81 to end her second round in a tie for 69th at 160 to lead the Huskers. Steffi Neisen (78th, 84-82-166) and Morgan Smejkal (83rd, 83-93-176) rounded out the NU contingent on the par 72, 6,191-yard layout of The River Course at the Rio Mar Beach Resort.

No. 6 Alabama fired a second-round 290 to take over the top spot in the team standings at 583, while No. 12 Arkansas slipped to second at 587 (291-296). No. 20 Texas Tech and TCU are tied for third at 597 in a field with 10 teams ranked among the top 36 nationally.

Arkansas' Emily Tubert firmed her grip on the top spot in the individual standings with a second-round 70 to close the first 36 holes at 140. Tubert owns a three-shot lead over Stephanie Meadow from Alabama, who added a 70 of her own on Monday to close the day at 143.

The final round of the 54-hole event continues on Tuesday morning with 18 holes beginning at 5 a.m. central time. Live scoring will be available on golfstat.com.

Lady Puerto Rico Classic
Sunday, Feb. 10 - Tuesday, Feb. 12
Rio Mar Beach Resort (The River Course)
Par 72, 6,191 Yards

Second Round Standings
1. #6 Alabama - 293-290-583
2. #12 Arkansas - 291-296-587
T3. #20 Texas Tech - 296-301-597
T3. TCU - 293-304-597
5. #25 Iowa State - 299-299-598
6. #24 Northwestern - 300-300-600
T7. #21 NC State - 304-299-603
T7. #19 Purdue - 303-300-603
9. #32 SMU - 305-302-607
10. #28 Kentucky - 301-310-611
11. #29 Auburn - 306-306-612
12. Michigan - 313-310-623
13. #36 Indiana - 314-311-625
14. Kent State - 312-316-628
15. Nebraska - 326-326-652

Second Round Individual Leaderboard
1. Emily Tubert, Arkansas - 70-70-140
2. Stephanie Meadow, Alabama - 73-70-143
T3. Kimberly Kaufman, Texas Tech - 73-72-145
T3. Paula Reto, Purdue - 75-70-145
T3. Emma Talley, Alabama - 73-72-145
T6. Hannah Collier, Alabama - 74-72-146
T6. Gabriela Lopez, Arkansas - 73-73-146
T6. Sanna Nuutinen, TCU - 73-73-146
T6. Prima Thammaraks, Iowa State - 73-73-146
T6. Beth Wagner, Iowa State - 73-73-146
T6. Carlie Yadloczky, Auburn - 72-74-146

Nebraska Individuals
T69. Katelyn Wright - 79-81-160
T75. Jackie O'Doherty - 80-84-164
T75. Cassie Deeg - 85-79-164
78. Steffi Neisen - 84-82-166
83. Morgan Smejkal - 83-93-176

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