May 17, 2002
NKU MOVES UP TO 3RD PLACE
Camacho, Keyer-Scott tied for 12th place
ALLENDALE, Mich. - The Northern Kentucky University womens golf team jumped into third place at the NCAA Division II National Championships Friday by finishing with a score of 323, and the Norse enter Saturdays final round with a three-day total of 992.
NKUs Diana Camacho shot a 3-over-par 76 shot at the par-73 Meadows Golf Club and is tied with teammate Kim Keyer-Scott for 12th place in the individual competition at 244 (+25) after three rounds. Keyer-Scott shot 77 on Friday.
Two-time defending NCAA Division II national champion Florida Southern College holds a 49-stroke lead over second-place Barry (Fla.) in the team standings. NKU trails Barry by 19 strokes going into the final round.
The NCAA Division II National Championships is a 72-hole tournament which will continue through Saturday.
NCAA Division II National Championships
The Meadows Golf Club (par 73)
May 15-18, 2002
Team Standings (3rd round results)
1. Florida Southern - 924
2. Barry (Fla.) - 973
3. Northern Kentucky - 992
4. Grand Valley State - 993
5. Northeastern Oklahoma - 997
6. Western New Mexico - 1007
7. Minnesota State - 1016
8. Nebraska-Omaha - 1039
Northern Kentucky Individuals
12. Kim Keyer-Scott - 84-83-77 244
12. Diana Camacho - 83-85-76 244
17. Leslie Fossitt - 83-82-81 246
37. Jennifer Irwin - 87-84-89 260
43. Lindsay Newton - 85-90-89 264