LAS CRUCES, N.M (10/16/07) It was youth for the second straight day that powered the North Texas women’s golf team at the second round of the Price’s Give Em Five Intercollegiate. Freshman Chandra Alexander shot her second straight round of 75 and sophomore Janna Golden posted the 10th best round of the day with a 2-over par 74.
The Mean Green as a team inched up a spot to ninth place in the field of 16 teams and remained in contention for a top five spot. North Texas has a two-round score of 615 and is seven shots behind a trio of teams at 608 and 10 shots behind fifth place Oklahoma. NC State is out in front of the tournament with a two-round score of 602.
Alexander has a 150 for the tournament and is tied for 13th place overall, six shots behind the leader. Golden had the best score of the tournament for the Mean Green through two rounds with her 74 and has a two-round score of 154.
Halli Richards is tied with Golden through two rounds with a 154 after shooting a second round of 79. Jordan Rose is three shots behind with a 157 and Maggie Noel has a 160 through two rounds.
The final round of the tournament begins tomorrow morning at 8:30 a.m.