Nov. 3, 1997
Gant, Women's Golf Team Earn High Rankings
EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Michigan State freshman Kasey Gant (Fort Wayne, Ind.) is ranked No. 1 in the Midwest in the latest MasterCard Collegiate Golf Rankings, released today. Gant ranks 59th in the nation, while Michigan State places 48th in the national team rankings.
The rankings are determined through a point system formula based upon each golfer's top two performances. Gant's point total of 21.60 is nearly five points better than the No. 2 ranked golfer in the Midwest (Ohio State's Natalie Mosher, 16.760). Gant's teammate, junior Meggan Schumaker (Columbia City, Ind.), is 10th in the Midwest rankings (5.960).