SignUp
Fairweather fires career low round
Text smallerText larger
Updated: Tuesday 09/03/2012 18:31:41 (ET)
by UNDsports.com
Send this article to a friend Print RSS Shop Files available

Bozeman, Mont. - North Dakota sophomore Amanda Fairweather (Maple Valley, Wash.) carded a career-low round as a collegian of 75 (+4) during round two action Monday at the Bobcat Invitational. Fairweather's efforts helped UND shave seven strokes off from its opening round and post a 320 team score.

Montana State maintained its lead (605, +37) in the team standings with a 302 (+18). Utah Valley had the best team score of the day with a 301 (+17), good enough to move into third (612, +44) and seven shots off the Bobcats' pace.

The Wolverines leapfrogged Southern Utah, while Montana stayed in second (609, +41) after carding a 303 (+19). The Grizzlies are four shots behind their Big Sky rivals with only Tuesday's third round remaining.

"Amanda played great today and we played better as a team, but we still have some ground to make up," UND women's golf coach Natalie Martinson said. "We gave back a few strokes late in the round that cost us down the stretch, but we improved seven strokes overall and that was good to see."

Fairweather was one of four UND golfers to improve upon their opening round score. She took six strokes off an opening-round 81 to move into a tie for 14th in the individual standings. Senior Shantel Montgomery (Minot, N.D.) posted an 80 (+9), which was three strokes better than her first 18 on Sunday.

Classmate Robin Hutchinson (Detroit Lakes, Minn.) was a stroke better on Monday, carding an 83 (+12), while sophomore Mikayla Kromy was five strokes better with an 82.

Team Standings
1.  Montana State (605, +37)
2.  Montana (609, +41)
3.  Utah Valley (612, + 44)
4.  Southern Utah (618, +50)
5.  North Dakota (647, +79)

North Dakota Individuals
t14. Amanda Fairweather (156, +14)
26.  Shantel Montgomery (163, +21)
27.  Abbie Mozzetti (164, +22)
28.  Robin Hutchinson (167, +25)
31.  Mikayla Kromy (169, +27)

-- Go UND --


Griffin named Minnesota All-Star MVP
GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- Sydney Griffin has had quite the summer. First, the freshman-to-be earned AAU All-America honors at the national championships in June and now she's been named the Most... MORE
UND Insider Weekly, Through These Doors to return
GRAND FORKS, N.D. The University of North Dakota Athletics Department announced today that both of its internally-produced shows, "Through These Doors" and "UND Insider Weekly," will return in... MORE
Over 160 take part in Detroit Lakes tour stop
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The third stop of the 2014 Champions Golf Tour took place on July 17 at Detroit Country Club in Detroit Lakes, Minn. More than 160 participants turned out on a... MORE
Eggert, track teams honored nationally for academics
GRAND FORKS, N.D. University of North Dakota thrower Jayd Eggert and both UND's men's and women's track and field teams have been recognized by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches... MORE
Amanda Dahl joins coaching staff
After completing her four-year career, former UND defender Amanda Dahl will serve as an assistant coach for the North Dakota women's soccer program in 2014, head coach Matt Kellogg announced on... MORE