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Lindsey Wins Eddie Burke, Sloanes Top-Ten

HOUSTON, July 25, 2013-- Laura Lindsey won the 2013 Eddie Burke Sr. Young Houstonian Open which concluded on Wednesday after a final-round 76, Lindsey, who was tied after 54 holes, won a three-way playoff on the par-three second hole to capture the tournament.

The 2013 individual NCAA DIII National Champion shot a tournament-low 70 in the second round of the tournament, and held off runners-up Lizzy Doykan and Christina Cantu to take home the win.

UT Tyler teammates Jordan and Taylor Sloane, who hail from Cypress, were also impressive, with Jordan finishing in a tie for fourth-place with a combined 224 while sister Taylor finished in eighth-place with a combined 232.

2013-14 newcomers Danielle Poe and Brianna Trujillo were also in the tournament, finishing in 20th and 21st-place respectively.

The ladies, who are the defending NCAA DIII National Runners-up, will open the 2013 Fall season at the Paris Junior College Invite on September 17 in Paris, Texas. 


Article by Jeff Williford

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