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September 18-The Pepperdine women's golf team opened its season at the 18-team NCAA Preview Tournament in West Lafayette, Indiana, and finished tied for ninth place in the 54-hole event being contested at the Kampen Course on the Purdue Campus


 

 
 
September 18-The Pepperdine women's golf team opened its season at the 18-team NCAA Preview Tournament in West Lafayette, Indiana, and finished tied for ninth place in the 54-hole event being contested at the Kampen Course on the Purdue Campus.

Senior All-American Katherine Hull shot a final-round 1-under par 71 to finish in a second-place tie with Vanderbilt's Sarah Jacobs. Hull carded a three-round score of 219 to finish four shots behind Arizona's Miriam Kraschinski, who completed play with a 1-under par score of 215.

Arizona won the team competition with three-round total of 25-over par 889 to finish three shots ahead ahead of Oklahoma State (892). Vanderbilt (901) finished third, Duke (902) placed fourth and Auburn rounded out out the Top five with a 904.

Pepperdine, which is preseason ranked No. 4 in the Golfweek/Sagarin rankings and No. 5 by GolfWorld, tied Oklahoma and USC for ninth place. The Waves shot a final-round 302, to finish with a 54-hole score of 920.

Senior All-American Lindsey Wright finished in a five-way tie for fifth place with a three-round score of 221. Wright shot a final round 1-over par 73.

For more insight about Pepperdine's top two women's golfers, Katherine Hull and Lindsey Wright, check out gowaves.com for a feature story on these top-ranked athletes.