Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Cox Has Ags Women on Golf Map.(Sports)

Byline: Dennis Latta Journal Staff Writer

LAS CRUCES Joann Cox realized a few weeks ago that her women's golf program at New Mexico State had reached a new level when, for the first time, a promising golfer called her.

Cox had talked to a lot of high school golfers over the years, but she had always been the one dialing the number. This time, she was receiving the call.

''That was the first time that had happened,'' Cox says.

The women's golf program at NMSU is in the best shape it has ever been. ''I know we're being recognized. We're ranked No. 7 in the MasterCard poll and eighth in Golf World. We've had a lot of good players narrow it down to us and a few other good schools. …

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