Feb. 26, 2007

COLUMBUS, Ohio- Ohio State women’s golfer’s Haley Brown (Jr., Austin, Texas/Portland State) and Jessica Hauser (So., Hartland, Wis./Arrowhead) competed as individuals over the weekend in Destin, Fla., at the Chrysler Challenge. Brown and Hauser concluded the tournament Monday at the par-72 Baytowne Golf Course at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, both placing in the Top 20.

Brown led the way for the two Buckeyes shooting a 76 over the final 18 holes. Combined with her score of 157 from the previous two rounds, Brown finished the tournament with a total score of 233, placing 12th. Hauser rounded out the Top 20 placing 19th with a total score of 236 (78-78-80).

Hanging onto the individual title was Caroline Westrup of Florida State. Westrup added her third-round score of 68 to her previous two-day total of 147 for a final score of 215.

The Ohio State University women’s golf team will be back in action March 5-6 in Orlando, Fla., with competition at the UCF Challenge.

Chrysler Challenger (Feb. 24-26) Par-72 Baytowne Golf Course

Individual Leaderboard RD1 RD2 RD3 TOTAL

1. Caroline Westrup (Florida State) 74 73 68 215

2. Dori Cater (Ole Miss) 75 74 73 222

3. Katie Miller (N. Carolina) 77 73 73 223

Ohio State Individuals RD1 RD2 RD3 TOTAL

12. Haley Brown 81 76 76 233

19. Jessica Hauser 78 78 80 236

###GO BUCKS!###