Resorters Golf Tournament: Talent abounds in Women's DivisionDefending champ, three former champions qualify for top flight
There’s quite a spectacular field in the running for the 2012 Women’s Division championship as past champions Betsy Adrich of St. Louis Park (2003, 2008), Maggie Leland of Alexandria (2007, 2009) and Sarah Roering of Glenwood (2010) join defending champ Emily Kvidera of Ramsey in the championship flight.
Leland was the top qualifier in the field, shooting an even par 72, with Roering and Amanda Woodhull of Minnetonka coming in at 76.
Along with Leland, several other Alexandrians are among the championship flight qualifiers including Amanda Bigger, Andrea Nelson, Dee Novotny and Maxine Carlson.
The Women’s Division opens action at 1:48 p.m. today on the first tee as Kvidera, Carlson, Aldrich and Nelson tee off.
Emily Kvidera, Ramsey DC
Maggie Leland, Alexandria 72
Sarah Roering, Glenwood 76
Amanda Woodhull, Minnetonka 76
Mariah Chesley, Mankato 79
Brenna Lervick, Chanhassen 79
Amanda Bigger, Alexandria 81
Betsy Aldrich, St. Louis Park 83
Andrea Nelson, Alexandria 85
Andrea Dwyer, Elk River 85
Dee Novotny, Alexandria 86
Kaari Espeland, Henning 86
Heidi Golden-Beckendorf, Andover 87
Bridget Cummings, Chaska 87
Pam Marlow, Pratt, KS 87
Maxine Carlson, Alexandria 87
WEDNESDAY PAIRINGS, 1st tee
Emily Kvidera, Ramsey, vs. Maxine Carlson, Alexandria, 1:48 p.m.
Betsy Aldrich, St. Louis Park, vs. Andrea Nelson, Alexandria, 1:48 p.m.
Amanda Woodhull, Minnetonka, vs. Heidi Golden-Beckendorf, Andover, 1:57 p.m.
Mariah Chesley, Mankato, vs. Kaari Espeland, Henning, 1:57 p.m.
Maggie Leland, Alexandria, vs. Pam Marlow, Pratt, KS, 2:06 p.m.
Amanda Bigger, Alexandria, vs. Andrea Dwyer, Elk River, 2:06 p.m.
Sarah Roering, Glenwood, vs. Bridget Cummings, Chaska, 2:15 p.m.
Brenna Lervick, Chanhassen, vs. Dee Novotny, Alexandria, 2:15 p.m.