McCoy Leads TCU at Windy City Collegiate Classic
Sept. 30, 2013
HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. -- TCU is in 12th place after Monday's opening two rounds of the Windy City Collegiate Classic.
TCU junior April McCoy, last year's tournament medalist, opened play with an even-par 71. The junior from Carrollton, Texas, then birdied her first hole while shooting par on the front nine of round two. Her 3-over 145 through 36 holes has her tied for 25th individually, eight strokes behind leader Kyung Kim of USC.
Kortnie Maxoutopoulis recorded four birdies in a seven-hole stretch on the front nine en route to an opening round 2-over 73 for TCU. Her second-round 75 put her at 148 and in a tie for 37th.
Alexandra Bonetti had three second-round birdies in carding a 74 for the Horned Frogs. She had a six-stroke improvement from her opening 18 holes.
Sanna Nuutinen, TCU's top finisher with a third-place result at last week's Golfweek Conference Challenge, shot a 78-77=155.
TCU freshman Alex White is tied with Nuutinen for 61st after a 77-78=155. Both Nuutinen and White had one birdie in each round.
With a 6-under 562, USC holds a one-stroke lead over Oklahoma State.
Live scoring of Tuesday's final round is available at www.Golfstat.com. TCU's tee times begin at 7:48 a.m. CDT.