March 11, 2006
SEBRING, Fla. - Gonzaga University was in sixth place after 18 holes of the Northern Illinois University Springlake Invitational on Friday, the Bulldogs shooting a 306 over the Springlake Golf Course layout.
Mary Kate Morgan paced the Bulldogs with a 75 while Gonzaga also got strong play from Jennifer Swanson (76), Sarah Sheffield (77), Lauren Phillips (78) and Lacey Jo Manwaring (80). All are within the top 10 as there was a five-player logjam for ninth at 74.
Nova Southeastern leads the team race with a 293 for a 6-shot edge over Barry University. Johanna Saderstrom of Barry is the first-day leader with a 67 for a 1-stroke lead over Brittany Bertilson of Florida Gulf Coast.
Play concludes Saturday.
Team Standings1. Nova Southeastern 2932. Barry University 299 Florida Gulf Coast 2994. Northern Illinois 3005. Lynn University 3046. Gonzaga University 3067. Wichita State 3098. Texas State 3159. South Dakota St. 31610. St. John's (NY) 31711. Creighton 31812. Old Dominion 32413. Missouri-Kansas City 32614. Northern Iowa 32815. Florida Tech 33116. Evansville 33317. North Daota St. 34318. Boston University 345
Top Individuals1. Johanna Saderstrom, Barry 672. Brittany Bertilson, Fl. Gulf Coast 683. Lina Bjorklund, NSU 70 Christine Brijalba, Texas St. 705. Daniela Jacobelli, Fl. Tech 71 Lisa Bailey, NIU 71