Gophers Set to Hit the Links in Indiana

Go Gophers! Carmen Laguna leads the Gophers with a 74.66 stroke average.
Go Gophers!
Carmen Laguna leads the Gophers with a 74.66 stroke average.
Go Gophers!

Oct. 12, 2012

After a week off, the Golden Gopher women's golf team will get back into the swing of things at the 2012 Hoosier Fall Invitational. The tournament, hosted by the University of Indiana, is set to take place at the Belterra Casino & Resort in Florence, Ind.

Play will begin Saturday with an 7:30 a.m. CT shotgun start followed by 36 holes of continuous play. The final round will begin Sunday at 8:00 CT with a shotgun start.

All three rounds can be followed live at golfstat.com

The Gophers registered a season-low 54-hole score of 898 their last time out at the Nittany Lion Invitational. Sophomores Sarinee Thitiratanakorn, Anna Laorr, and Carmen Laguna led Minnesota in Happy Valley.

The Lineup: Five Gophers will participate with the top four scores counting towards the team total. Sophomore Carmen Laguna,  junior Banchalee Theinthong, senior Jackie Shepherd, sophomore Sarinee Thitiratanakorn, and sophomore Anna Laorr will participate for Minnesota this weekend.

The Field: Indiana University, University of Minnesota, University of Wisconsin, University of Illinois, University of Iowa, Illinois State University, Ball State University, Boston College, East Tennessee State University, University of Delaware, Augusta State University and University of Missouri.

The Course: The Par 72 Belterra Resort course plays at 6,200 yards and was designed by Tom Fazio.

Up Next: The Gophers will end their fall season by traveling west to the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown Oct. 21-23.