North Texas Advances To Tournament Championship In Season Opener

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C (9/6/03)-- The North Texas women's golf team started the season by advancing to the championship round of the Unlimited Potential Baytree Classic at the Baytree Golf Plantation Country Club. The Mean Green fired an opening round of 326 to put them in a tie for 19th place thanks to strong efforts by sophomore Andra Lancaster and true freshman Tara Lambright

Lancaster shot a first round score of 80 and Lambright was just one shot behind with an opening round of 81. Sophomore Jaclyn Golden had a first round score of 82 to place her at 10-over par. Laura Rakel finished just one shot behind Golden with a score of 83.

The second round was cancelled due to heavy rain and the tournament will conclude tomorrow at 8 a.m. The top 24 teams advanced to the tournament championship in the largest women's collegiate golf tournament of the year.

North Texas Scores

Andra Lancaster        39-41   80
Tara Lambright         40-41   81
Jaclyn Golden            40-42   82
Laura Rakel              41-42   83
Kasey Hardin             43-42  85






North Texas Mean Green