February 17, 2008
GRANBURY – Jenna Wessels finished 28th overall individually, helping St. Mary’s University to a ninth place finish at the Tarleton State University/Coca Cola Classic women’s golf tournament, played Sunday at the Harbor Lakes Golf Course. The tournament was shortened to just one round after rain washed out the first round, scheduled for Saturday.
Wessels (So., Katy) shot an 86 to tie for 28th overall with an 86. Amanda Anderson (Jr., San Antonio) was the second Rattler finisher with a 39th place total of 88. Ursula Perez (Fr., San Antonio) was 47th with a 90, Marie Hulsey (So., El Paso) was 57th with a 92 and Sonya Sanchez (So., McCamey) finished 82nd with a 106.
St. Edward’s Alex Smith shot a 75 to win the individual title while Shraddhanjali Singh and Maury Shock tied for second with a 76 each. Shock won the scorecard playoff to take second while Isadora Stapff of Barry took fourth over Katie Miller on another scorecard playoff.
Host Tarleton State, ranked third in the nation, won the team title with a score of 310. Fifth-ranked Barry (317) and ninth-ranked Northeastern State (317) tied for second, but Barry got the nod on a scorecard playoff. St. Edward’s finished fourth with a 318. West Texas A&M was fifth, Henderson State was sixth, Western New Mexico was seventh, Central Oklahoma was eighth and St. Mary’s placed ninth.
Sunday’s tournament was the first of the spring for St. Mary’s. The Rattlers will return to action on Feb. 25-26 when they host the Lady Rattler Classic at the Dominion Country Club.
Tarleton State Coca Cola Classic
Harbor Lakes Golf Course, Granbury, Texas
Team Results: 1. Tarleton State 310, t2. Barry 317, t2. Northeastern State 317, 4. St. Edward’s 318, 5. West Texas A&M 340, 6. Henderson State 341, 7. Western New Mexico 342, 8. Central Oklahoma 355, 9. St. Mary’s 356, 10. Grand Canyon 358, 11. Texas A&M-Commerce 360, 12. East Central 363, 13. Southwestern Oklahoma State 365, 14. Newman 367, 15. Cameron 368, 16. Incarnate Word 377.
Individual Results: 1. Alex Smith (SEU) 75, 2. Shraddhanjali Singh (TSU) 76, Maury Shock (TSU) 76, 4. Katie Miller (NSU) 77, Isadora Stapff (Barry) 77.
St. Mary’s Results: 28. Jenna Wessels 86, 39. Amanda Anderson 88, 47. Ursula Perez 90, 57. Marie Hulsey 92, 82. Sonya Sanchez 106.