East Lansing, Mich. -- The Nebraska women?s golf team finished the 2002 NCAA Central Regional in 19th place Saturday at Forest Akers West Golf Course in East Lansing, Mich. NU closed out its season with a final-round 326 for a three-round score of 998.

Team champion honors went to Tulsa with a three-round total of 914, while Tulsa?s Stacy Prammanasudh took the individual crown as well with a 219.

Senior Catha Fogelberg closed out her Husker career with a 6-over-par 78 in the final round to finish in a tie for 71st place. Freshman Merynn Ito finished in a tie for 86th place by posting a three-round score of 248, while Lincoln Southeast-product Beth Anne Cherry closed out her freshman campaign with a final-round 80 to finish in a tie for 93rd.

Also finishing in a tie for 93rd was freshman Stephanie Ruiz, who carded a final-round score of 84 for a three-round total of 253. Senior Amanda Sutcliffe fired an 87 on the final day to finish in 104th place.

Nebraska will lose just two letterwinners heading into the 2002-03 season and will also regain the services of two-time NCAA qualifier Sarah Sasse, who redshirted this season.


Team Standings
Team R1 R2 R3 Total

(1) Tulsa 315 309 290 914
(t2) Ohio State 311 310 297 918
(t2) Texas 316 310 292 918
(4) Purdue 309 314 297 920
(5) Oklahoma State 306 319 296 921
(6) Michigan 313 322 294 929
(7) Oklahoma 319 306 306 931
(8) Michigan State 310 327 295 932
(9) Kent State 304 317 312 933
(10) Baylor 309 318 309 936
(11) TCU 314 320 304 938
(12) Wisconsin 324 319 305 948
(13) Illinois 324 334 303 961
(14) Northwestern 325 334 304 963
(15) Kansas State 325 326 313 964
(16) Indiana 339 318 311 968
(17) Florida State 327 329 313 969
(18) UNC Wilmington 331 324 318 973
(19) Nebraska 339 33 326 998
(20) Bradley 337 344 322 1003
(21) St. Francis 358 355 342 1055

Top Individuals
Individual (School) R1 R2 R3 Total

(1) Stacy Prammanasudh (Tulsa) 71 77 71 219
(2) Martina Gillen (Kent State) 71 77 75 223
(3) Caroline Laurens (Purdue) 75 76 73 224
(4) Melanie Hagewood (Baylor) 70 78 77 225
(5) Malinda Johnson (Wisconsin) 77 76 73 226

Husker Individuals
Name R1 R2 R3 Total
(t71) Catha Fogelberg 85 81 78 244
(t86) Merynn Ito 85 79 84 248
(t93) Beth Anne Cherry 84 89 80 253
(t93) Stephanie Ruiz 85 84 84 253
(104) Amanda Sutcliffe 85 92 87 264