Women's Golf Tied for Eleventh Following First Round Action

Sept. 10, 2007

FORT COLLINS, Colo. - Led by sophomore Hannah Burke, the Baylor women's golf team holds an 11th place tie following a first round 306 at the 20-team Ptarmigan Ram Fall Classic in Fort Collins, Colo.

Burke (Hertfordshire, England) finished the day two strokes above par with a 74 and is currently in a tie for 12th place with nine other golfers.

As a team, the Bears pocketed nine birdies on the day with Burke sinking three of her own.

Baylor's Morgan Chambers (Purcell, Okla.) and Lene Hafsten-Morch (Billingstad, Norway) made their collegiate debuts, firing rounds of 76 and 85, respectively.

Chambers had the second-best round for Baylor and holds a one-stroke lead over sophomore teammate Kristen Hendrix (77).

The 2005 Ptarmigan Ram Fall Classic co-champion, senior Sian Reddick, began the day one-under through the first two holes before putting in for bogey on holes three through six. Reddick finished the round with a seven-over, 79, and is currently tied for 66th.

Long Beach State's Katy Barrett and California's Pia Halbig and Roseanne Niven all top the individual leaderboard after each carded a one-under, 71, in the first round. California also jumped to the top of the team standings with a seven-stroke lead after an even 288 during day one.

The tournament will conclude on Tuesday as the Bears take to the course for the final two rounds. For complete hole-by-hole stats from round one, or to follow rounds two and three live, visit Golfstat.com.

Individual Standings
T12 / Hannah Burke (74)
T39 / Morgan Chambers (76)
T47 / Kristen Hendrix (77)
T66 / Sian Reddick (79)
100 / Lene Hafsten-Morch (85)



Direct Stats Link: http://www.golfstatresults.com//public/index.cfm?tournament_id=1052

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