Nuutinen Keys TCU at Big 12 Championship

Sanna Nuutinen

Sanna Nuutinen

April 26, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas -- TCU senior Sanna Nuutinen carded a 71 to lead the Horned Frogs in second-round play Saturday at the Big 12 Championship.

TCU, ninth in the team standings, shot a 306 for a 4-stroke improvement from Friday's opening round. No. 7 Oklahoma is at 583 for a 3-shot lead over Texas heading into Sunday's final round.

Nuutinen's 1-under-par day moved her into a tie for 13th individually. The Horned Frogs' lone senior, Nuutinen birdied three of her final eight holes and totaled a team-best five birdies on the day. She was 2 under on the back nine.

Maria Maymon and April McCoy both recorded 76s for TCU. McCoy birdied her opening hole. Maymon is tied for 26th, while McCoy is in a deadlock for 31st.

Live scoring of Sunday's final round is available at www.Golfstat.com.

Team Scores
1. Oklahoma - 291-292=583
2. Texas - 297-289=586
3. Kansas - 297-297=594
4. Iowa State - 302-293=595
5. Baylor - 297-300=597
6. Texas Tech - 295-306=601
7. Kansas State - 293-311=604
8. Oklahoma State - 298-308=606
9. TCU - 310-306=616

TCU Scores
T13. Sanna Nuutinen - 78-71=149
T26. Maria Maymon - 76-76=152
T31. April McCoy - 77-76=153
41. Kortnie Maxoutopoulis - 79-83=162
T42. Chaney Uhles - 81-86=167

 

 


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