May 18, 2002
NKU FINISHES 3RD AT NATIONALS
Fossitt shoots 80 on Saturday to finish 10th
ALLENDALE, Mich. - The Northern Kentucky University womens golf team finished in third place at the NCAA Division II National Championships Saturday with a four-day total of 1,327 at the Meadows Golf Club.
NKUs Leslie Fossitt, a junior and a graduate of Mason County High School, shot a 7-over-par 80 on Saturday and finished 10th nationally in the individual competition with a four-day total of 326 (+34). NKUs Diana Camacho posted a 13th-place finish with a score of 328 (+36), while teammate Kim Keyer-Scott took 15th place with a four-round total of 329 (+37).
This marked the NKU womens golf programs first-ever appearance in the NCAA Division II National Championships.
Florida Southern College captured its third consecutive NCAA Division II national championship by finishing with a four-round total of 1,234. Barry (Fla.) University took second place with a score of 1,308.
NCAA Division II National Championships
The Meadows Golf Club (par 73)
May 15-18, 2002
Team Standings (final results)
1. Florida Southern - 1234
2. Barry (Fla.) - 1308
3. Northern Kentucky - 1327
4. Western New Mexico - 1329
5. Grand Valley State - 1339
6. Northeastern Oklahoma - 1341
7. Minnesota State - 1363
8. Nebraska-Omaha - 1372
Northern Kentucky Individuals
10. Leslie Fossitt - 83-82-81-80 326
13. Diana Camacho - 83-85-76-84 328
15. Kim Keyer-Scott - 84-83-77-85 329
39. Jennifer Irwin - 87-84-89-86 346
43. Lindsay Newton - 85-90-89-92 356