Liz Nagel Top Amateur at Michigan PGA Women's Open
 
 
 
Liz Nagel placed seventh at the Michigan PGA Women's Open.
 
Liz Nagel placed seventh at the Michigan PGA Women's Open.
 
 

June 27, 2012

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THOMPSONVILLE, Mich. - A number of former and current Spartans completed action at the three-round Michigan PGA Women's Open Wednesday afternoon at Crystal Mountain Resort.

Rising junior Liz Nagel was the top amateur in the event and finished in seventh place overall with a 5-over 221 (75-74-72). Nagel carded her best round of the tournament with an even-par 72 on Wednesday.

Former Spartan All-American and defending Michigan PGA Women's Open Champion Laura Kueny tied for fourth place with a 1-over 217. After shooting a 7-over 79 in Monday's first round, Kueny charged up the leaderboard with a 2-under 70 on Tuesday and a 4-under 68 in the final round.

Katie Burnett of Brunswick, Ga., won the event - which features a mix of professionals and amateurs - with an 11-under 205.

Other current Spartans that played in the tournament were Trisha Witherby (tied for 18th with a 228), Christine Meier (tied for 21st with a 229), Lindsey McPherson (tied for 44th with a 244), Mariah Massa (46th with a 245), Soleil Singh (55th with a 257) and Mackenzie Johnson (tied for 56th with a 262). Incoming freshman Gabby Yurik tied for 33rd with a 236.

Spartan head coach Stacy Slobodnik-Stoll tied for 35th with a 238 (80-79-79).

 

 

In addition to Kueny, former Spartans that competed in the tournament included Sue Ertl (tied for 12th with a 226) and Natalie Brehm (tied for 27th with a 232).