Hoey tied for 15th place after opening round at Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational
Oct. 8, 2012
SAMMAMISH, Wash. - Senior Simone Hoey carded a 3-over par 75 in the opening round of the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational on Monday at the Sahalee Country Club to tie for 15th place.
Long Beach State recorded a 22-over 310 to finish in ninth, two shots behind No. 30 UNLV and Gonzaga tied for seventh 20-over. LBSU is six strokes behind No. 7 UC Davis, Oregon and San Jose State all tied for fourth at 14-over.
Tournament host and No. 6 Washington leads the field of 16 teams with a 5-over 293 as the Huskies holds a four shot lead over UC Irvine (+9) in second and six strokes over No. 40 Stanford (+11) in third.
Hoey started the round with a double-bogey on the par-4, 374-yard 10th hole. The Rancho Cucamonga native made a birdie on the next hole and would go onto par the next five holes until recording her first bogey of the day at the 17th. Hoey closed out the back-nine at 3-over as she made the turn onto the front making four consecutive pars and one birdie. She would record two double-bogeys on the seventh and eighth holes to end the front-nine at 1-over.
Freshman Shawnee Martinez shot a 77 to tie for 30th as her scorecard was highlighted with four bogeys and one double-bogey on the back-nine and a bogey-free front with one birdie.
Cyd Okino of Washington leads the field of 83 players with a 2-under 70 and holds a one-shot lead over two players tied for second.
Second round action continues on Tuesday with the 49ers scheduled to tee off at 11:45 a.m. from the 10th tee. LBSU will be paired with Oregon State, San Francisco and Portland State.
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