Wood, Hutchison post lowest individual rounds at WCCC

Madison Wood was one of two Aggies responsible for the lowest individual round recorded by the team during the opening day at the Windy City Collegiate Classic.
Oct. 2, 2017

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HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. - Madison Wood and Samantha Hutchison recorded UC Davis' lowest individual rounds on Monday by recording 71s during the first and second round, respectively, during the first day of action at the Windy City Collegiate Classic. After the opening 36 holes, Hutchison is tied for 22nd at 3-over, Wood is tied for 40th at 6-over, and the Aggies sit in 13th place in a field that features eight nationally ranked teams.

UC Davis will return to the Northmoor Country Club on Tuesday, and start its final 18-hole round at 8:24 a.m. PT/6:24 a.m. CT when Rei Nakatani opens play for the Aggies -- a team that will compete alongside Oregon and Tulane throughout their final day in Highland Park.

By shooting even par throughout the back-half of a 36-hole day, Hutchison climbed nine spots up the leaderboard throughout the second round to lead the Aggies' contingent. With birdies on her second, and second-to-last hole played during Round 1, Wood's consistent performance helped her finish at even par midway through Monday's action.

Thanks to second-round birdies on two of her final three holes, Christine Danielsson ended her afternoon tied for 51st with a plus-8 score, and remains within striking distance of a top-25 finish.

Yoonhee Kim and Nakatani shot 14-over and 19-over to round out the Aggie field.

Led by Arizona State's Linnea Strom at 6-under, only 13 players carded scores that were even or under par. Her effort is why the Sun Devils sit in second place at even par, eight shots behind an Oklahoma State squad that shot a blistering 8-under on Monday, which included a 6-under second-round team score.


Windy City Collegiate Classic
Hosted by Northwestern
Northmoor Country Club
Par 71/6,200 yards

Team Standings - Through 36 holes
1. Oklahoma State  282-278  560
2. Arizona State  280-288  568
3. Michigan State  283-287  570
4. Duke  286-288  574
5. Iowa State  290-286  576
T6. Florida  290-287  577
T6. Ohio State  289-288  577
8. Northwestern  293-286  579
9. Arizona  295-285  580
10. Purdue  290-293  583
11. California  303-283  586
12. San Diego State  303-292  595
13. UC Davis  298-300  598
14. Oregon  297-304  601
15. Tulane  311-313  624

Individual Standings
Leader plus UC Davis results


 

 

1. Linnea Strom - Arizona State  68-68  136
T22. Samantha Hutchison  74-71  145
T40. Madison Wood  71-77  148
T51. Christine Danielsson   76-74  150
67. Yoonhee Kim  77-79  156
T76. Rei Nakatani  83-78  161


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