Wildcats Move Up Two Spots, Finish Ninth in Norman

Whitney Pyle

Oct. 18, 2011

Round Three Results Get Acrobat Reader

NORMAN, Okla. - The Kansas State women's golf team moved up two spots on the leaderboard to finish in a tie for ninth place in the third round of the Susie Maxwell Berning Classic at the par 72, 6,327-yard Jimmie Austin Golf Club on Tuesday.

The Wildcats notched a 20-over par 308 in the third round for a final 54-hole score of 49-over par 913.

"The conditions were difficult to play in, but it was also nice to move up the leaderboard," head coach Kristi Knight said. "We struggled a little bit putting, but overall the players did their best."

Whitney Pyle finished in a tie for 32nd and led the Wildcats with a 54-hole score of 12-over par 228. One stroke behind Pyle was Ami Storey, who tied for 45th.

Gianna Misenhelter improved from Monday's play by five strokes to card a 6-over par 78. Misenhelter finished in a tie for 51st with a 54-hole score of 14-over par 232.

Paige Osterloo fell in round three, shooting a 10-over par 82 to tie for 62nd at 16-over par 234. Hannah Roos finished one stroke behind Osterloo to tie for 68th.

Host school, No. 23 Oklahoma, climbed to the top of the leaderboard and finished with a 14-over par 878. The Sooners edged Texas Tech by one stroke.

Oklahoma's Anne Tanguay held her spot in first and finished with an impressive 6-under par 210. Kimberly Kaufman of Texas Tech notched a second-place finish tallying, a 3-under par 213.

Kansas State will be back in action Oct. 23-24, when the Wildcats travel to Kiawah Island, S.C., to compete in the Palmetto Intercollegiate for the final event of the fall season.

Susie Maxwell Berning
Norman, Okla.
Jimmie Austin Golf Club
Par 72/6,327-yards

Team scores: 1. Oklahoma, 293-285-300-878 (+14); 2. Texas Tech, 289-293-297-879 (+15); T3. Florida State, 284-294-305-883 (+19); T3. Texas A&M, 288-283-312-883 (+19); 5. New Mexico, 289-298-300-887 (+23); 6. Kennesaw State, 298-294-310-902 (+38); 7. Wisconsin, 297-301-311-909 (+45); 8. Kansas, 302-301-308-911 (+47); T9. Texas State, 298-298-317-913 (+49); T9. Kansas State, 304-301-308-913 (+49); 11. Florida International, 305-306-304-915 (+51); 12. Coastal Carolina, 310-298-312-919 (+55); T13. Michigan, 305-309-305-919 (+55); T13. Redlands Community College, 304-304-311-919 (+55); 15. UTSA, 314-301-305-920 (+56); 16. Middle Tennessee, 299-305-317-921 (+57); 17. Oral Roberts, 316-305-320-941 (+77).

Top Individuals: 1. Anne Tanguay, Oklahoma, 72-67-71-210 (-6); 2. Kimberly Kaufman, Texas Tech, 68-72-73-213 (-3); T3. Beth Buchner, New Mexico, 74-69-69-217 (+1); T3. Laure Castelain, Florida State, 70-70-77-217 (+1); T3. Gabriella Dominguez, Texas Tech, 74-74-69-217 (+1); T3. Katerina Ruzickova, Texas A&M, 71-74-72-217 (+1).

Other K-State Individuals: T32. Whitney Pyle, 77-74-77-228 (+12); T45. Ami Storey, 79-75-77-231 (+13); T51. Gianna Misenhelter, 71-83-78-232 (+14); T62. Paige Osterloo, 77-75-82-234 (+16); T68. Hannah Roos, 82-77-76-235 (+17).