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Varsity - April 17, 2022

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74 // VARSITY April 17, 2014 INSIDE WOMEN'S GOLF Badgers ready for Big Ten championship Consistent performances set tone for season BY TESSA RUID @BADGERWGOLF C oach Todd Oehrlein is looking to continue the team's consistent scor- ing as his Badgers approach the Big Ten Championships April 25-27 on the Pete Dye Course in French Lick, Ind. This will be the first time the women have played the Pete Dye Course. After two years on the Donald Ross Course in French Lick. UW finished sixth in the 54-hole event last year and hopes to improve on that next week. The Badgers have had eight top-10 finishes in nine events this year, including one win and three third-place finishes. That consistency will be key in the conference meet, which determines the automatic qualifier for the NCAA region- als May 8-10. TEAM AND INDIVIDUAL NOTES ● With its 297.73 average, Wisconsin is on pace to break the UW season scor- ing record of 302.93 set by the 2009- 10 team. ● The Badgers set a 36- and 54-hole re- cord placing third with a 5-under par 286-288-285―859 at the Westbrook Spring Invitational. The previous re- cord was 865, set last fall at the Lady Paladin Invitational on Sept. 22. ● Wisconsin has won at least one tour- nament every year since 2009-10. This past fall, UW won the 16-team Lady Paladin Invitational on Sept. 22 in Greenville, N.C. ● Four members of the travel team have set or tied career marks this year. As a freshman, Brooke Ferrell set her bests and tied the school 54-hole re- cord while tying for sixth at the West- brook Spring Invitational with 74- 70-69―213. She has led the Badgers three times and is on track to set the UW freshman season scoring record with her 75.03 strokes per round. The record of 76.68 was set by teammate Alyssa Elliott in 2009-10. ● Kris Yoo had her 54-hole best score while tying for third at the lady Pala- din with a 73-70-70―213. The mark also tied the school 54-hole record, which is held by five different players. ● Dinh tied for 10th at the Cougar Clas- sic while setting 18-, 36- and 54-hole bests with 73-69-74―216. SCHEDULE COMING UP April 25-27 Big Ten Women's All Day Golf Championships (French Lick, Ind.) May 8-10 NCAA Regional All Day Championships Freshman Brooke Fer- rell is having a record- setting first season.

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