NT Women Battle in Opening Round at NMSU

LAS CRUCES, NM (10/6/03) -- The North Texas women's golf team opened the first round of the  Price's Give 'Em Five Intercollegiate tournament on Monday with a 324 team total to stand in 14th place.

Tara Lambright paced the Mean Green by firing the team's only round under 80. She covered the par 72 New Mexico State University Golf Course with a 79 and was tied for 46th in the individual standings.

Florida State and Oklahoma were tied for the first-day lead with a seven-stroke advantage over Texas Tech and LSU in the 16-team field. FSU and OU posted team scores of 293 with the Red Raiders and Tigers sharing third place at 300.

Also for the Mean Green, Andra Lancaster shot 81, Laura Rakel and Kasey Hardin both had an 82 and Jaclyn Golden finished with an 86.

Round two will be played on Tuesday with the final round scheduled for Wednesday.

Price's Give 'Em Five Intercollegiate
Las Cruces, NM
North Texas scores
T46. Tara Lambright: 40-39--79
T64. Andra Lancaster: 37-44--81
T69. Laura Rakel: 41-41--82
T69. Kasey Hardin: 40-42--82
86. Jaclyn Golden: 45-41--86

Also for North Texas:
T87. Brooke McCutchen: 44-43--87



North Texas Mean Green