The Official Home of University of Illinois Athletics

    Women's Golf

    Illinois in Eighth After Two Rounds of St. Croix Collegiate Classic
    Sophomore Megan Godfrey is tied for fifth place at the St. Croix Collegiate Classic with a 36-hole score of 154.

    Sophomore Megan Godfrey is tied for fifth place at the St. Croix Collegiate Classic with a 36-hole score of 154.

    March 13, 2004

    St. Croix, Virgin Islands - The Illinois women's golf team fell to eighth place after shooting a second-round score of 328 today at the inaugural St. Croix Collegiate Classic, hosted by Xavier University at the par 72, 6,020-yard Carambola Golf Club. Southern Methodist leads the 14-team tournament with a two-round score of 607, 13 strokes ahead of Baylor, who is in second at 620. There is a three-way tie for third at 636 among Xavier, Boston College and Illinois State.

    Leading the way for the Illini today was sophomore Megan Godfrey. Godfrey tallied a second-round score of 3-over par 75. She moves into a tie for fifth place in the 82-player field with a 36-hole total of 154, (+10). Illinois also had senior Marla Cox score in the 70s, shooting a 6-over 78 in today's second round. Cox is also in the Top 10 individually, tied for ninth place at 155 (+11). Senior Michelle Carroll, who led the Illini with a 76 in yesterday's opening round, is still in the process of recoving from offseason surgery and withdrew from the tournament.

    The third and final round of the 54-hole St. Croix Collegiate Classic will be held Sunday.

    St. Croix Collegiate Classic Team Standings (after two of three rounds)
    1.    Southern Methodist   296-311=607
    2.    Baylor               306-314=620
    T3.   Xavier               326-310=636
    T3.   Boston College       326-310=636
    T3.   Illinois State       318-318=636
    6.    Texas Tech           317-321=638
    7.    Notre Dame           316-327=643
    8.    ILLINOIS             319-328=647
    9.    Wyoming              328-323=651
    10.   Texas State          336-323=659
    11    Texas-Pan American   342-328=670
    12.   Wichita State        332-339=671
    13.   Longwood             346-332=678
    14.   Rend Lake            368-370=738

    Illinois Results (after two of three rounds) T5. Megan Godfrey 79-75=154 +10 T9. Marla Cox 77-78=155 +11 T58. Megan O'Neal (ind.) 86-87=173 +29 T61. Meghan Naik 87-87=174 +30 T66. Lyndsey Milligan 90-88=178 +34 WD Michelle Carroll 76-WD

    Illinois Athletics

    Top Videos

    See more videos


    Follow Us On Twitter


    University of Illinois Division of Intercollegiate Athletics

    Bielfeldt Athletic Administration Building
    1700 S. Fourth Street, Champaign, IL 61820
    217-333-3630 | E-Mail Us