ANGOLA, Ind. — Following a round of 307, DePauw moved into second place at the halfway point of the NCAA Championships with a two-round total of 621, just one stroke behind 12-time defending champion Methodist.
Taylor Beaty leads the way with a 151, which is good for a tie for second place and two strokes behind leader Catherine Wagner of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Beaty recorded an eagle on the par-5, 18th hole to shoot a 73 for the day. Paige Gooch birdied the final two holes for a 75 and a two-round total of 152 which is tied for fourth.
Kelsey Smith is tied for 26th at 158 after today’s 81, while Abby Dickey is tied for 39th with a 161 including Wednesday’s 78. Kelly Gaughan shot her second consecutive 82 and is tied for 52nd with a two-round 164.
The 307 round was DePauw’s best in NCAA play.