Four Buckeyes remain in Top 25 after round three
COLUMBUS, Ohio The No. 25 Ohio State women’s golf team carded a third-round score of 322 Saturday at the 2009 Big Ten Championships in West Lafayette, Ind. The Buckeyes are in third place after totaling 949 on the par 72, 6,333-yard Kampen Course. After 54 holes, Ohio State is four strokes behind from second-place Michigan State and have a stroke lead over fourth-place Michigan.
Leading the field for the second-consecutive day is host school Purdue at 909. With a 36-stroke lead over the competition, the Boilermakers are lead by Maude-Aimee LeBlanc who currently sits in first.
In her first Big Ten championship, freshman Vicky Villanueva continues to lead the Buckeyes. The Chacabuco, Argentina native had a third-round score of 80 and is tied for 13th at 238.
Just a stroke back from Villanueva is sophomore In Hong Lim. Lim, who took medalist honors at the Lady Buckeye Spring Invitational last weekend, had a round of 81 to tie for 15th.
After a bumpy second round, junior co-captain Emma Jandel improved in day two with a round of 80. With a total of 241, Jandel enters the final round tied for 22nd.
Also in the Top 25 is senior co-captain Gemma Webster tied for 24th. She carded a round of 81 for a total 242.
Rounding out the Buckeye lineup is freshman Nara Shin, tied for 31st at 244, and senior Jessica Hauser, in 47th place at 251.
The 72-hole Big Ten championship concludes Sunday with tee times starting at 8 a.m. Live scoring for the event is available at www.golfstat.com.
2009 Big Ten Championships – Day 2
Kampen Golf Course, West Lafayette, Ind.
Par 72, 6,333 yards
Team Standings Scores 1. Purdue 309-300-300909 (+45) 2. Michigan State 316-313-316945 (+81) 3. OhioState 317-310-322949(+85) 4. Michigan 320-311-318950(+86) 5. Northwestern 327-312-314953(+89) 6. Iowa 327-317-315959 (+95) 7.Indiana 332-317-315964 (+100) 8. Wisconsin 318-321-328967 (+103) 9. Minnesota 333-317-318968 (+104) 10.Illinois 323-324-325972(+108) 11. Penn State 329-321-336986(+122) Ohio StateResults Scores T-13.Vicky Villanueva 79-79-80238 (+22) T-15. In HongLim 82-76-81239 (+23) T-22. EmmaJandel 74-87-80241 (+25) T-24. GemmaWebster 86-75-81242 (+26) T-31. Nara Shin 82-80-82244 (+28) 47. Jessica Hauser 84-82-85251 (+35)