Monday, April 19, 2010

Linzi Allan just outside top 20 in Texas
Ayrshire girl Linzi Allan, a freshman student at Newman University, Wichita, Kansas, finished joint 21st in a field of 93 players at the Tarleton State Coca-Cola Classic tournament at the par-72 6,216yd championship course at Harbor Lakes in Granbury, Texas.
Linzi, pictured, had rounds of 77 - 79 for a total of 156, She finished nine shots behind the winner, Carla Cooper from Tarleton State, with rounds of 73-74 for 147.
Linzi will be in action this week for Newman University in the Heartland Conference Championship’s which takes place at Rose Creek GC, Edmond in Oklahoma.
Also competing at Harbor Lakes were England's Alyssa Balding and Megan Birdsey, team-mates of Linsi Allan at Newman University.
Alyssa, from Northumberland, had scores of 84 and 83 for a shared of 68th place on 167 while Megan, from Bedfordshire, had rounds of 87 and 85 for 172 and a share of 83rd place in the big field.