CHANDLER, Ariz. - The New Mexico State women's golf team shot a 306 on day two of the Wyoming Cowgirl Classic, Tuesday, April 10 that is being played on the par 72 Ocotillo Golf Resort. NM State is tied for 11th in the 24-team event with a two-day score of 611 (305-306).
Colorado State jumped Iowa for first place after marking a 292 in the first two rounds. Iowa is now in second with a 590 and Portland State is in third with a 397. CSU's Brianna Espinoza leads all players with an 8-under-par 136 (68-68), while Iowa's Kristi Cardwell is just two strokes behind with a 6-under-par 138 (68-70). Witchita State's Daniela Rugeles is the only other player under par as she is in third place with a 2-under-par 142 (69-73).
NM State sophomore Demi Mak is NM State's leader as she carded a 5-over-par 149 (74-75) in two rounds of play to tie for 15th. Senior Ashley Elias tallied a 76 in each of the first two rounds and is tied for 38th with an 8-over-par 152. She leads the Aggies with six birdies so far in the tournament and Mak leads the team with 27 pars in two rounds of play.
Aggie junior Aileen Meredith dropped from a tie for 52nd to a tie for 59th as she now has an 11-over-par 155 (77-78). Sophomore Lindsay is still tied for 68th and is just one stroke behind Meredith with a 12-over-par 156 (78-78). Sophomore Amelie Buhl is tied for 90th with a 15-over-par 159 (82-77) in two days of play.
The Wyoming Cowgirl Classic wraps up, Wednesday, April 11 with players teeing off at 8:30a.m. (MT). Live scoring is available at www.GolfStat.com.