Huskers Finish 13th at SMU/DAC Invite
Dallas, Texas - The Nebraska women's golf team put together its best round of the tournament with a 317 to finish 13th at the SMU/Dallas Athletic Club Invitational Sunday.
Cassie Deeg produced a final-round 79 on the par-72, 6,359-yard layout of the Dallas Athletic Club. The true freshman from Hugo, Minn., tied for 38th in the 81-player field with a 54-hole total of 240.
Deeg helped the Huskers to a three-round score of 982 (334-331-317) in the 15-team field in Texas.
Jackie O'Doherty fired NU's best round of the tournament with a 78 on Sunday. The redshirt freshman out of Lincoln East High School closed the three-day tournament at 251 in a tie for 62nd with junior teammate Steffi Neisen (89-82-80-251).
Katelyn Wright rounded out NU's team score on Sunday by joining Neisen with a final-round 80. Wright, a junior from Incline Village, Nev., tied for 52nd individually at 245.
Freshman Hannah Luebke settled for a final-round 89 to close the tournament in 73rd place at 262, while redshirt freshman Cassidy Stelzmiller managed an 82 Sunday to tie for 74th at 264 while playing as an individual outside Nebraska's lineup.
Oklahoma State captured the team title with a three-round total of 896 that included a final-round 296. The Cowgirls held off Oklahoma, which also fired a 296 Sunday to finish five shots back of OSU at 901.
Ohio State used a final-round 300 to climb into third at 906, while Denver finished fourth at 911 after a 307 on the tournament's final day.
Oklahoma State's Julie Yang cruised to medalist honors with a three-round score of 210 (70-68-72). OU's Chirapat Jao-Javanil finished second at 217 (69-77-71).
Nebraska will return to action at the Big Ten Tournament in French Lick, Ind., April 26-28.
SMU/Dallas Athletic Club Invitational
April 5-7, 2013
Dallas Athletic Club (Dallas, Texas)
Par 72, 6,301 Yards (Rounds 1 & 2) / 6,359 Yards (Round 3)
Final Team Standings
1. Oklahoma State - 305-295-296-896
2. Oklahoma - 295-310-296-901
3. Ohio State - 299-307-300-906
4. Denver - 296-308-307-911
5. UTSA - 304-308-311-923
6. SMU - 305-315-304-924
7. Kansas State - 294-319-314-927
8. Notre Dame - 319-309-307-935
9. Louisville - 318-318-309-945
10. Wisconsin - 316-313-320-949
11. Oregon State - 313-334-328-975
12. North Texas - 321-330-326-977
13. Nebraska - 334-331-317-982
14. Missouri State - 337-330-325-992
15. Marshall - 342-334-351-1,027
1. Julie Yang, Oklahoma State - 70-68-72-210
2. Chirapat Jao-Javanil, Oklahoma - 69-77-71-217
3. Emily Haas, Louisville - 76-75-71-222
T4. Felicia Espericuteta, SMU - 73-79-72-224
T4. Amy Meier, Ohio State - 72-76-76-224
T4. Susana Benavides, Ohio State - 75-74-75-224
7. AC Tanguay, Oklahoma - 77-77-71-225
T8. Emily Collins, Oklahoma - 74-78-75-227
T8. Claudia Lim, Ohio State - 76-77-74-227
T10. Jayde Panos, Oklahoma State - 80-73-75-228
T10. Rachael Watton, Denver - 73-76-79-228
T10. Talia Campbell, Notre Dame - 80-76-72-228
T38. Cassie Deeg - 79-82-79-240
T52. Katelyn Wright - 80-85-80-245
T62. Steffi Neisen - 89-82-80-251
T62. Jackie O'Doherty - 91-82-78-251
73. Hannah Luebke - 86-87-89-262
*74. Cassidy Stelzmiller - 91-91-82-264
*playing as an individual outside Nebraska's lineup