Deztany Jackson Third At PGA National Minority Collegiate Championships
May 23, 2007
ST.LUCIE, FL-- Sophomore Deztany Jackson (Ft. Washington, MD.) tied for third in the independent division of the 21st annual PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championships at the PGA Golf Club -Ryder Course. Jackson finished the 54-hole event at 251, tied with Maria Urquiola of Bethune-Cookman.
Jackson shot a 87, 81 and 83 for her 251 score. Georgette Rollo of Texas Southern was the champion at 241, Sara Young of Florida State also shot 241.
This event is open to students who are of African American, Hispanic American, Native or Alaskan American, Asian, or Pacific Island-American. There are four divisions; Division I, II, NAIA men and women, and Independent.
FINAL TOP TEN OF THE 21ST ANNUAL PGA MINORITY COLLEGIATE GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS (Independent Divison)- Par 72, 5864 yards.
. 1. Georgette Rollo-Texas Southern 83-77-81=241* 2. Sara Young-Florida State 86-77-78=241 3. Maria Urquiola-Bethune-Cookman 85-87-79=251 Deztany Jackson-ODU 87-81-83=251 5. Mellisa Uriegas-Texas Pan American 91-84-83=258 6. Ashleigh Anderson -Florida State 89-90-84=263 7 Tiffany Mason-Va. State 102-113-98=313 8. Shalice Sabra-Benedict 119-119-119=357 9. Kellie Ross-Baldwin-Wallace 121-125-124=370 10.Cynthia Jordan-Benedict 147-146-130=423