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Freshman Dani DelGreco turned in a 79 to lead UND in the final round of the Red Rocks Invitational.
Freshmen duo paces squad at Red Rocks Invitational
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Updated: Sunday 03/02/2014 19:50:42 (ET)
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Sedona, Ariz. – For the second consecutive day, freshmen Alexis Guggisberg and Dani DelGreco paced the North Dakota women's golf team at its spring-opening tournament in Arizona on Sunday. Guggisberg and DelGreco both carded a 79 in the final round of the Red Rocks Invitational being played just outside of Phoenix at the Oak Creek Country Club.

Guggisberg was the top finisher for UND in the 36-hole event, placing in a tie for 52nd after a two-day total of 160 (+16). DelGreco was one stroke back in a tie for 59th at 161 (+17). All five golfers for head coach Natalie Martinson improved on their scores from Saturday's opening round.

Senior Rachel Oeltjen topped her first-round score by five strokes, while junior Amanda Fairweather and sophomore Madison Gemar shaved four strokes off their opening-round scores.

Xavier ran away with the team title defeating a pair of Big Sky schools, who tied for second, by 14 strokes. Host Northern Arizona turned in a 297 (+9) in the final round to move into a tie with Sacramento State on the final day.

As a team, UND improved its second-round score by 15 total strokes to wind up with a 339 in the final round. The Green and White were among seven Big Sky teams competing in the two-day tournament. 

Top 5 Teams
1.   Xavier (299-289 = 588, +12)
t2.  Sacramento State (301-301 = 602, +26)
      Northern Arizona (305-297 = 602, +26)
4.   Grand Canyon (304-300 = 604, +28)
5.   Cal Poly (307-306 = 613, +37)
18. North Dakota (353-339 = 692, +116)

UND Individuals
t52. Alexis Guggisberg (81-79 = 160, +16)
t58. Dani DelGreco (82-79 = 161, +17)
102. Amanda Fairweather (92-82 = 174, +30)
104. Rachel Oeltjen (98-93 = 191, +41)
105. Madison Gemar (98-94 = 192, +42)

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