Women's Golf Finishes 10th at Schooner Fall Classic

Marissa Chow

Oct. 7, 2013

NORMAN, Okla. - The Pepperdine women's golf team improved its score for the second straight day, but it wasn't enough to lift the Waves out of a 10th-place finish at the Schooner Fall Classic on Monday.

Pepperdine shot a 7-over 287 to wrap up play at the par-70 Belmar Golf Club and finished with a total of 889 (309-293-287).

Several Waves turned in strong final rounds. Sophomore Marissa Chow (Honolulu, Hawaii/Iolani HS) and senior Grace Na (Alameda, Calif./Alameda HS) each fired 1-under 69s, and senior Liv Cheng (Auckland, New Zealand) had an even-par 70.

Chow led the Waves for the second time in three tournaments this fall. She tied for 16th place overall at 218 (77-72-69) and had a total of five birdies during her round.

Cheng (79-72-70) and Na (74-78-69) both tied for 25th place at 221. Na was 2-over at the turn, and then had birdies on four of her final six holes. Cheng had three birdies on the day.

Junior Somin Lee (Denver, Colo./Overland HS) tied for 61st place at 232 (82-71-79) and freshman Alessandra Arza (Asuncion, Paraguay) took 77th place at 253 (79-95-79).

The Waves opened the 2013-14 season with back-to-back victories, winning New Mexico's Dick McGuire Invitational and the Golfweek Conference Challenge last month. The Waves' fourth and final fall tournament is the Stanford Intercollegiate on Oct. 25-27.

Team Scores: 1. Oklahoma State 293-296-279=868; 2. Oklahoma 307-286-281=874; T3. LSU 295-291-290=876; T3. Arizona State 293-295-288=876; 5. Kentucky 300-296-283=879; 6. Denver 298-306-277=881; 7. Kent State 298-303-282=883; 8. Florida State 296-305-284=885; 9. Texas A&M 303-304-280=887; 10. Pepperdine 309-293-287=889; 11. TCU 301-303-287=891; 12. SMU 306-302-287=895; 13. Texas Tech 313-304-284=901; 14. Georgia 311-308-284=903; 15. Texas State 303-298-303=904.



Individual Leaders: 1. Madelene Sagstrom (LSU) 70-70-66=206; 2. Liz Breed (Kentucky) 72-72-64=208; 3. Taylor Kim (Kent State) 72-69-68=209; 4. Carolina Nistrup (LSU) 73-65=72=210; 5. Tonje Daffinrud (Denver) 70-76-65=211.

Pepperdine Scores: T16. Marissa Chow 77-72-69=218; T25. Liv Cheng 79-72-70=221; T25. Grace Na 74-78-69=221; T61. Somin Lee 82-71-79=232. 77. Alessandra Arza 79-95-79=253.

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