Castren leads Seminoles in first place of individual standings with one round remaining.
Four-time All-American plays well in her first career major tournament.
Westrup near cut as play is suspended in second round.
Westrup shoots 74 in first round of U.S. Open at Sebonack.
Play begins Thursday at Sebonack on Long Island.
On Tamulis: The Seminoles' first-ever three-time All-ACC honoree...earned All-ACC honors as a sophomore (2001), a junior (2002) and a senior (2003)...played in three NCAA Regional and four ACC Championship tournaments during her collegiate career...the Seminoles' undisputed leader on and off the golf course...led Florida State with a career-low 73.94 stroke average during the 2003 spring season...the leading Seminole golfer during the fall 2001 season (76.63 strokes per round), the spring 2002 season (74.67) and during the two seasons combined (75.50) and the fall 2002 and spring 2003 seasons (73.94)....finished her career with a 76.09 career stroke average in 116 rounds during 40 career tournaments.
Spring 2003: Played in four regular season tournaments and all three postseason events for the Seminoles...won the first two tournaments of her career...won the Lady Gator tournament with a five-over 215 (March 10-11)...won the Ryder/Florida title with a four-over 220 over three days...shot a school-record and career-low round of 65 in the final round of the ACC Championship to finish tied for fourth...named an All-American Honorable Mention by the National Golf Coaches Association...ranked 23rd in the final Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index
Fall 2002: Played in all four of Florida State's fall tournaments...placed second at the Landfall Tradition in November after scores of 73-74-68 to finish one-under par for the weekend...the third round 68 was the lowest score of her fall season...posted back-to-back tournament scores of six-over in the Tar Heel Invitational (Oct. 4-6) and the Lady Paladin Invitational (Oct. 25-27)...started out the fall campaign with a 17-over 230 at the ACC/SEC Challenge...was the team leader in three of the four fall tournaments (Tar Heel, Lady Paladin, Landfall)
Spring 2002: An All-ACC selection for the second time in her career?led the team with a career-high four top-10 finishes, five single round scores of par or better, 11 single round scores of 75 or below, low tournament score (220), tournament score vs. Par (+2) and tied for the team low (with Carrie Sordel) with her season-low score of 71 during the first round of the Ryder/Florida Championships?in succession, she finished seventh at the Lady Gamecock Classic, fifth at the Lady Seahawk Invitational, a career-high tying second at the Ryder/Florida Championships and fourth at the ACC Championship?during that four-tournament span, she averaged 73.42 strokes per round, shot par or better five times, did not shoot above a 76 in any single round and earned an average individual finish of 4.5?tied her career-best with a second-place finish at the Ryder/Florida Championship with a season-low tying tournament score of 220 (also in the Lady Seahawk Invitational and ACC Championship) and a season-low tying four-over par tournament score (also in the Lady Seahawk and ACC Championship)?enjoyed the best ACC tournament of her career with scores of 75-72-73 to finish with a four-over par score of 220?each of her ACC Tournament scores during her career have been lowered each year with a 234 (+18) as a freshman, a 223 (+7) as a sophomore and a 220 (+4) as a junior?best round of golf at the NCAA Central Regional was a four-over par 76 in the final round?finished in a tie for 34th place with a 235 score at the regional tournament?led the Seminoles with a career-low 74.67 stroke average in 18 rounds during six tournaments?
Fall 2001: Participated in all four of Florida State?s tournaments and helped lead the Seminoles to a season?s-best third place finish at the Seminole Hatter Classic?tied her career-best with a second place finish in the event to lead the Seminoles?finished in a tie for sixth place in the individual standings at the Mason Rudolph Invitational to begin the fall season?two of her three rounds at the Mason Rudolph came at even par (72)?finished in 20th place in the individual standings at the Seminole hosted ACC/SEC Shootout in Destin, Fla?led the team with two rounds of par, four rounds with scores at 75 or below and led the Seminoles with a 76.33 stroke average?
Spring 2001: An All-ACC selection along with Louise Wright?her selection marked the first time in school history that multiple Seminoles had been named to the all-conference team?in contention for an individual NCAA Championship bid until rain and darkness forced the immediate end of the NCAA East Regional during the third round?was within four shots of earning a possible national invitation entering the third round?shot a 223 score at the 54-hole ACC Tournament as she helped the Seminoles to a third place finish in the team standings?was outstanding throughout the ACC tournament as she shot 74-74-75 for a seven-over par 223 total ?shot nine scores of 75 or below during the season?shot a near-career low round of one-under par 71 in the third round of the Bryan National Collegiate?it marked her best score since the third round of the 1999 Lady Seminole Classic when she shot a career-low two-under par 70?on a tear during the season with nine of her 14 rounds coming in at 75 or below?finished in the top 15 (third at ACC Championship, 12th at Lady Gator, 13th at Ryder/Florida) three times?all 14 of her scores during the spring season (100 percent) counted toward the Seminole team score?
Fall 2000: A Seminole leader who was a member of the Seminoles? starting lineup and participated in all five tournaments?one of four golfers to participate in five events during the fall season?shot a season-low 73 in the second round of the Inaugural Dodge ACC/SEC Shootout?finished in a tie for 12th place at the ACC/SEC Challenge?her 231 gross score was her best of the season for a 54-hole tournament?finished among the Seminoles? top three individual golfers in three of the five events?six of her 14 rounds were scored in the 70?s?averaged 79.29 strokes in 14 rounds
Spring 2000: Earned a spot in Florida State?s starting five and performed consistently well throughout the season...averaged 234.60 for each of the Seminoles? five spring tournaments with all her scores between 232 and 240...season low score of 75 in the third round of the Lady Gator Invitational...earned a pair of 11th place individual finishes, at the Ryder/Florida Championship and the ACC Championship...nine of her 15 rounds scored in the 70?s... earned her first career hole-in-one during the Lady Gator Invitational on Feb. 27, 2000?earned the ace on the par three, 159-yard 14th hole during the third round of the tournament?averaged a career-best 78.20 in 15 rounds during five tournaments
Fall 1999: Immediately joined the Seminoles? starting lineup and was one of the team?s top golfers...averaged 79.00 strokes per round during nine rounds in three tournaments...her average was the second best on the team, behind Louise Wright?s 75.16...finished third in her first career tournament, the Lady Seminole Invitational, as she shot a six-over par 220 for the three-round event...her final round of the tournament was a two-under par 70...her score of 70 in the Lady Seminole Invitational was her career-best round...her seventh place finish, 220 overall score and six-over par finish, were the best of her season...Florida State?s top finisher, and 27th overall, at the Beacon Woods Invitational...earned Dean?s List honors during her first semester...
Before Florida State: Graduated from Naples High School in 1999...earned four varsity letters as a member of the golf team and three as a member of the volleyball team...played on the Power-Bilt Michigan junior golf tour in 1999...won the award for the lowest score on the tour during the 1999 season...also had the lowest score average on her high school team during each of her four varsity years...named the Naples Beach Hotel Golfer of the Year for 1998-99...
Personal: Born Dec. 29, 1980...Kristin is the daughter of Carol and Walter Tamulis...a member of the National Honor Society and earned honor roll status during each of her four high school years...earned the Naples High School Scholar-Athlete award as a senior...named to the National Golf Coaches Association Scholar Athlete Team in 2001 and 2002...earned her degree from Florida State in 2013 with a double major in multinational business and Spanish...
Tamulis at Florida State Years Events Rounds Strokes Avg. Low Top 10 1999-2000 9 27 2,123 78.63 70 1 2000-2001 10 28 2,148 76.71 71 1 2001-2002 10 30 2,264 75.47 71 6 2002-2003 11 31 2,292 73.94 65 5 Totals 40 116 8,827 76.09 65 13
Spring 2003 Tournament 1-2-3-4 Par Total Finish Lady Gator Invit. 73-71-71 +5 215 1 Lady Gamecock Invit. 73 +1 73 T4 Bryan National Coll. 76-75 +7 151 T27 Ryder/Florida 74-71-75 +4 220 1 ACC Championship 77-74-65 +4 217 T4 NCAA East Regional 73-76-73 +9 222 T30 NCAA Championship 77-79-74-75 +17 305 T28
Fall 2002) Tournament 1-2-3 Par Total Finish ACC/SEC Challenge 74-71-85 +17 230 T34 Tar Heel Invit. 70-75-77 +6 222 T15 Lady Paladin Invit. 75-74-73 +6 222 T11 Landfall Tradition 73-74-68 -1 215 2
Spring 2002 Tournament 1-2-3 Par Total Finish Lady Gator Invit. 79-78-76 +23 233 T20 Lady Gamecock Invit. 74-75-72 +5 221 7 Lady Seahawk Invit. 72-76-72 +4 220 5 Ryder/Florida Champ. 71-75-74 +4 220 2 ACC Championship 75-72-73 +4 220 4 NCAA Central Regional 78-81-75 +18 234 T34
Fall 2001 Tournament 1-2-3 Par Total Finish Mason Rudolph Champ. 72-74-72 +2 218 T6 ACC/SEC Shootout 79-77-76 +19 232 20 Tar Heel Invitational 83-78-77 +22 238 T37 Hatter Classic 78-76-74 +12 228 2
Spring 2001 Tournament 1-2-3 Par Total Finish Lady Gator Invit. 73-74-74 +5 221 12 Ryder Florida Champ. 77-73-77 +11 227 13 Bryan National 79-76-71 +10 226 T28 ACC Championship 74-74-75 +7 223 T3 NCAA East Regional 74-77-WD -- -- T79
Fall 2000 Tournament 1-2-3 Par Total Finish Auburn University 79-82-81 +22 238 T39 NCAA Fall Preview 79-81 +14 160 T58 ACC/SEC Challenge 81-73-77 +18 231 T12 Tar Heel Invitat. 82-80-81 +27 243 T55 Lady Paladin Invit. 76-82-80 +22 238 T61
Spring 2000 Tournament 1-2-3 Par Total Finish Lady Gator Invit. 82-77-75 +18 234 T27 Casa Del Campo 75-78-79 +16 232 T9 Bryan National 77-80-83 +24 240 T50 Ryder/Florida 75-81-77 +17 233 11 ACC Championships 77-77-80 +18 234 11
Fall 1999 Tournament 1-2-3 Par Total Finish Lady Seminole Classic 76-76-70 +6 222 7 Lady Buckeye Invit. 76-78-86 +24 240 T36 Beacon Woods Invit. 78-84-74 +20 23 67 Lady Paladin Invit. 84-80-88 +36 252 T93