Persson Fourth, Cyclones Sixth at Windy City
HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. - The Iowa State women’s golf team tied for the low round this afternoon, carding a 290 to finish sixth at the Windy City Collegiate. The Cyclones shot a 54-hole 868 total, one stroke behind fifth-place Northwestern at 867. USC, ranked No. 1 in the preseason Golf World/Nike Coaches Poll, won the team title at 853. Lindsey Weaver from Arizona was the medalist at 5-under (208).
The strong field featured six teams ranked in the preseason top-25.
ISU was led by sophomore Cajsa Persson, who notched her second-straight top-10 finish by tying for fourth at 212. Persson carded rounds of 71-70-71 to go 1-under for the tournament and tie the school record for low 54-hole tournament score (212). Persson has placed in the top-10 in three of her last four tournaments and five times in her young career.
Junior Chonlada Chayanun fired a 1-under 70 this afternoon to jump into a tie for 18th at 218. Chayanun recorded rounds of 76-72-70. Seniors Sasikarn On-iam and Prima Thammaraks each tied for 29th at 221.
Next up for the Cyclones is the Betsy Rawls Invitational, Oct. 13-15 in Austin, Texas.
2. Oklahoma State 281-282-292=855
3. Stanford 287-280-290=857
5. Northwestern 284-287-296=867
6. Iowa State 290-288-290=868
7. Ohio State 297-282-294=873
8. Georgia 294-287-300=881
9. Florida 300-294-291=885
10. Louisville 298-300-295=893
11. TCU 299-300-298=897
12. Purdue 299-295-307=901
13. Minnesota 302-304-303=909
14. UNC Wilmington 308-311-314=933
15. Brown 337-319-329=985
Iowa State Results
T4. Cajsa Persson 71-70-71=212
T18. Chonlada Chayanun 76-72-70=218
T29. Sasikarn On-iam 70-74-77=221
T29. Prima Thammaraks 75-72-74=221
T41. Carmen Vidau 74-75-75=224
T68. Huang Pimrawee 81-75-80=236
1. Lindsey Weaver, Arizona 70-69-69=208
2. Kyung Kim, USC 69-68-73=210
3.Julie Yang, Oklahoma State 69-69-72=210