Oct. 18, 2011
NORMAN, Okla. - The Coastal Carolina women's golf team carded a final round 311 to finish the three-day Susie Maxwell Berning Classic with a score of 918 to place 12th in the 17-team field.
The event, featuring six nationally-ranked teams, concluded the Chants' fall portion of their schedule and was played at the Par 72, 6327-yard Jimmie Austin University of Oklahoma Golf Club.
The host and 23rd-ranked Sooners won the event with a 54-score of 878, edging No. 32 Texas Tech by one stroke. The Chants 12th-place finish was one better than 37th-ranked Michigan.
Kaitlin Higginbotham turned in three rounds of 76, moving up from 40th to a tie for 32nd with a 54-hole score of 228. Brittany Henderson dropped four spots into a tie for 36th after shooting a final-round 79 and finishing at 229 (78-72-79).
Frida Castillo birdied her 16th and 17th hole on Tuesday, before finishing with a bogey and a five-over par 77. Her three-day total of 230 (78-75-77) moved the freshman up 15 spots into a tie for 42nd. Rounding out Coastal's contingent were Jessica Alexander and Eugenia Guerra. Alexander tied for 62nd with a total of 234 (79-75-80) and Guerra's final day 79 helped Coastal to its one stroke finish over Michigan and the junior tied for 70th overall (77-80-79=236).
Coastal will return to action Feb. 12-14 to play in the UCF Invitational.
Susie Maxwell Berning Classic
Jimmie Austin OU Golf Club
Par 72 | 6,327 yards
Oct. 16-18, 2011
1. Oklahoma 293-285-300=878
2. Texas Tech 289-293-297=879
3. Florida State 284-294-305=883
Texas A&M 288-283-312=883
5. New Mexico 289-298-300=887
6. Kennesaw State 298-294-310=902
7. Wisconsin 297-301-311=909
8. Kansas 302-301-308=913
9. Texas State 298-298-317=913
Kansas State 304-301-308=913
11. Florida International 305-301-304=915
12. Coastal Carolina 309-298-311=918
13. Michigan 305-309-305=919
Redlands Community College 304-304-311=919
15. Texas-San Antonio 314-304-305=920
16. Middle Tennessee 299-305-317=921
17. Oral Roberts 316-305-320=641
Coastal Carolina Results
T32 Kaitlin Higginbotham 76-76-76=228
T36 Brittany Henderson 78-72-77=229
T42 Frida Castillo 78-75-77=230
T62 Jessica Alexander 79-75-80=234
T70 Eugenia Guerra 77-80-79=236