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The Big Ten Conference announced on Tuesday the women's golf All-Conference teams and individual award winners. Purdue's Numa Gulyanamitta earned the Big Ten Player of the Year award, while Indiana'sLindsay Gahm took home Freshman of the Year accolades and Northwestern's Emily Fletcher and Wisconsin's Todd Oehrlein earned Co-Coach of the Year honors.

Click here to see the complete release from the Big Ten.
The Big Ten will be well-represented at the 2011 NCAA Women's Golf Regionals, as eight conference teams and one individual golfer have earned spots in the field. The regional field is divided among three sites, with 24 teams and six individuals competing in each on May 5-7. Eight teams and two individuals will advance from each regional to the NCAA Championships.

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WGOLF: Big Ten Championships Links

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Live updates throughout the Big Ten Women's Golf Championships can be found at Northwestern's Big Ten Championships Central page, on Twitter and on Golfstat.com. Click the below links for updates throughout the championships.


Twitter - @BigTenChamps

WGOLF: 2011 Big Ten Championships Preview

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Northwestern University and Lake Shore Country Club will play host to the 2011 Big Ten Women's Golf Championships this weekend as all 11 conference teams will head to Glencoe, Ill., to compete for a conference title. The course will feature a par-72, 6,303-yard format for the tournament.

The championships begin on Friday, with the squads taking to the course for first-round action at 8 a.m. CT. Friday will also feature round two beginning at 12:30 p.m. CT. Saturday's third round will begin at 9 a.m. CT, while Sunday's final round will take place at 8 a.m. CT.

Click here for the complete preview on the Big Ten website.

WGOLF: Michigan State's Powers Named Golfer of the Week

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Michigan State's Caroline Powers picks up the final Big Ten Women's Golfer of the Week award of the season after taking medalist honors at the Lady Buckeye Invitational over the weekend. Powers' first-place finish, the first of her career, led the 22nd-ranked Spartans to the team title in a field which featured eight other Big Ten teams.

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WGOLF: Weekly Rankings

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Five Big Ten women's golf teams remain ranked in the Golfweek/Sagarin top 50 through the final weekend of regular season competition, with No. 4 Purdue maintaining its top-five position. Michigan State cracks the top 20 this week, checking in at No. 19. Ohio State also moves up in the rankings, holding No. 31. Northwestern and Minnesota each remain in the top 40, with the Wildcats sitting at No. 38 and the Gophers holding No. 40. Four Big Ten golfers also rank in the individual top 50, as Purdue's Numa Gulyanamitta ranks 17th in the nation, teammate Laura Gonzalez-Escallon follows at No. 19, Michigan State's Caroline Powers checks in at No. 38 and Purdue's Maude-Aimee LeBlanc ranks 38th.

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WGOLF: Weekend Schedule

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APRIL 16-17

ILLINOIS at Lady Buckeye Invitational - Columbus, Ohio
INDIANA at Lady Buckeye Invitational - Columbus, Ohio
IOWA at Lady Buckeye Invitational - Columbus, Ohio
#22 MICHIGAN STATE at Lady Buckeye Invitational - Columbus, Ohio
#38 MINNESOTA at Lady Buckeye Invitational - Columbus, Ohio
#39 NORTHWESTERN at Lady Buckeye Invitational - Columbus, Ohio
#31 OHIO STATE at Lady Buckeye Invitational - Columbus, Ohio
PENN STATE at Lady Buckeye Invitational - Columbus, Ohio
WISCONSIN at Lady Buckeye Invitational - Columbus, Ohio

WGOLF: Weekly Rankings

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Five Big Ten women's golf teams again appear in the top 50 of the Golfweek/Sagarin rankings. Fourth-ranked Purdue, No. 22 Michigan State and No. 31 Ohio State each remain in the same spots as last week, while Minnesota moves drops one place to No. 38 and Northwestern stands pat at No. 39. Three of the four individually-ranked conference golfers gained ground nationally, as the Boilermakers' Numa Gulyanamitta and Laura Gonzalez-Escallon moved up to No. 18 and No. 19, respectively. The Spartans' Caroline Powers moved up to No. 31 in the country, while Purdue's Maude-Aimee LeBlanc checked in at No. 45 this week.

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WGOLF: Purdue's Gulyanamitta Named Golfer of the Week

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Purdue's Numa Gulyanamitta has been named the Big Ten Women's Golfer of the Week, the conference office announced on Wednesday. Gulyanamitta reels in the third Big Ten Golfer of the Week honor of her career after leading the fourth-ranked Boilermakers to a tie for second place at the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic.

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WGOLF: Weekly Rankings

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Five Big Ten women's golf teams appear in the Golfweek/Sagarin top 50 rankings, with Purdue again holding top-five status nationally. The Boilermakers rank fourth in the country, followed by No. 22 Michigan State. Ohio State sits at No. 31 this week, while Minnesota checks in at No. 37 and Northwestern ranks 39th. Four individual Big Ten golfers have also earned top-50 status, as Purdue's Numa Gulyanamitta ranks 20th nationally, teammate Laura Gonzalez-Escallon follows closely at No. 21, Michigan State's Caroline Powers holds No. 32 in the country and the Boilermakers' Maude-Aimee LeBlanc ranks 44th.

Click here to see the complete team rankings and here to see the individual rankings.
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