DENTON (9/13/05) - The North Texas women’s golf team missed first place by one stroke, finishing second in the Mean Green Classic with a final score of 926 on the final day of action at Robson Ranch on Tuesday afternoon. Senior Jaclyn Golden led the Mean Green with an overall individual score of 227, tying for third.
Redlands CC overtook North Texas in the third round, finishing with a 308. The Mean Green recorded its highest score of the tournament, shooting a 314. NT held a five-stroke lead over Redlands entering the third and final round.
Senior Andra Lancaster paced the Mean Green in the final round, scoring a 76 and finishing tied for 14th in the 10-team tournament. Sophomore Lauren Cheves was also a top 20 finisher for the Mean Green, placing tied for 19th with a score of 237.
Mary Betancourt from Texas A&M-Corpus Christi was the individual medalist with a score of 220. In the third round, she shot a course-record 70.
The North Texas women’s golf team travels to Denver on Sept. 26-27 to compete in the Ron Moore Invitational.