The sophomore from Chicago shot a 76 to defeat Green Bay's Katie Pokrandt (77)
Flames host Chi-Town Classic on Monday
Ryann Gilley cards top-10 finish
Three Flames card top-10 finishes
Flames improve team score by three strokes from Saturday's opening round
TOP 5 ROUNDS
2012-13: Played in 10-of-11 tournaments during the fall and spring seasons ... Carded four rounds in the 80s ... Best two-round score was a 17-over-par 165 (84-81) at the Detroit Titans Fall Classic at Hartland Glen Country Club in Hartland, Michigan ... Shot 89-80 (179) at the Loyola Invitational (April 20-21) at the Golf Club of Illinois in Algonquin ... Season scoring average was 94.26.
2011-2012 (Freshman): Played best back-to-back rounds (86-83) of fall at the Detroit Fall Invitational to finish with 169 ... scored 88-91 (179) at the Benbow Invitational March 14-15 ... assisted the Flames in a 3rd place finish at the Loyola Invitational on April 21-22.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Two-time letterwinner both in golf and badminton at Lyons Township (Ill.) ... co-Captain of golf team in 2010 ... 10th place individual finish at 2010 sectionals ... helped team to a 2010 Sectional second-place finish ... seven consecutive semesters on the honor roll ... also an individual state qualifier in badminton ... biggest athletic thrill to date is playing well enough to bring the 2010 Lyons Township golf team to the State finals ... born January 14, 1993 in LaGrange, Ill. ... daughter of William and Patricia Purpura ... currently enrolled as a Mathematics and Computer Science major.