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Thompson R1 3/17/2008
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Release: 03/17/2008
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TUCSON , Ariz. ?C ?Bolstered by three golfers in the top-five places, the University of Arizona womenˇ?s golf team claimed the first round lead Monday at the Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational in Kaneˇ?ohe, Oahu, Hawaii.

of 303, tying for fourth after the first day at Monday.

Arizonaˇ?s first-round 286 (-2), the only sub-par round of the day, gave the team the lead in the 16-team field after 18 holes.? It was UAˇ?s low round of the spring and gave the Wildcats a five stroke lead over Oklahoma State.? Arizona State (301) was third, followed by Texas-El Paso and host Hawaii (303).

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Alison Walshe led the Wildcat charge, carding an opening round 66.? The six-under tally was her low round of the year and gave hear a five-shot lead over teammate Amanda Wilson, who carded a one-under 71.? Wilsonˇ?s tally was her second under-par round of the year.? Walshe and Wilson are the only two golfers under par in the 91-woman field.

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Senior Mary Jacobs sits one-stroke back in a tie for third-place at even-par 72.

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Freshman Alejandra Llaneza is tied for 29th place at five-over 77, while sophomore Emily Mason tallied an eight-over 80 and is tied for 55th place.

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One other Wildcat is participating as an individual in the event.? Brittany Benvenuto carded a five-over 77 and is tied for 84th place.

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The 54-hole event continues through Wednesday at Kane`ohe Klipper Golf Course, a par-72, 5,907-yard layout.

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Top-Five Teams

1.???????? ARIZONA.................................................. 286=286 (-2)

2.???????? Oklahoma State..................................... 291=291 (+3)

3.???????? Arizona State........................................ 301=301 (+13)

4.???????? Texas-El Paso..................................... 303=303 (+15)

??????????? Hawaii................................................... 303=303 (+15)


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Top-Five Individuals

1.???????? Alison Walshe, Arizona....................... 32-34=66 (-6)

2.???????? Amanda Wilson, Arizona.................... 32-39=71 (-1)

3.???????? Nanae Shinzato, Osaka........................ 37-35=72 (E)

??????????? Mary Jacobs, ? Arizona ..................... 34-38=72 (E)

??????????? Tamasin Clelland, Oklahoma State... 35-37=72 (E)

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Arizona Finishers

1.???????? Alison Walshe, Arizona........................ 32-34=66 (-6)

2.???????? Amanda Wilson, Arizona...................... 32-39=71 (-1)

T3.????? Mary Jacobs, Arizona............................. 34-38=72 (E)

T29.??? Alejandra Llaneza................................ 37-40=77 (+5)

T29.??? Brittany Benvenuto (ind.)..................... 38-39=77 (+5)

T55.??? Emily Mason.......................................... 37-43=80 (+8)

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