Gunderson Leads 53rd Northland Ladies Invite

By KBJR News 1

July 17, 2012 Updated Jul 17, 2012 at 5:51 PM CST

Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- Jackie Gunderson is the clubhouse leader after 18 holes at the 53rd annual Northland Ladies Invitational, shooting a first round score of 75 on Tuesday.

Trailing her by just two strokes is former champion and 2011 runner-up Sue Liberty, who drained a long putt on the 18th hole to finish with a 77.

There are 77 players taking part in the 53rd annual event, which began back in 1959. A shotgun start will start play at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday for the second and final round.

Below is a list of the top players from Tuesday's opening round at the Northland Ladies Invitational.

2012 NORTHLAND LADIES INVITE REUSLTS
1. Jackie Gunderson --- 75
2. Sue Liberty --- 77
3t. Norma O'Leary --- 78
3t. Claudia Pilot --- 78
5. Betsy Aldrich --- 79
6t. Paige Bromen --- 80
6t. Brenda Williams --- 80
8. Kate Johnson --- 81
9t. Ede Rice --- 82
9t. Ellie Layton --- 82
11t. Anne Zahn --- 83
11t. Mary Flynn --- 83
13. Lisa Moline --- 84
14t. Anna Sabiston --- 86
14t. Karen Saarimaki --- 86

Posted by Zach Schneider
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