Germany’s Sophia Popov ended a stroke clear of compatriot Olivia Cowan after the 72-hole Lalla Aicha Tour School Pre-Qualifying A for 2015 in Rabat, Morocco.

Popov fired rounds of 71, 70, 72 and 71 on the Blue Course at Royal Golf Dar Es Salam to end on a four-under-par total of four-under-par.

The cut mark, to the leading 29 players and ties, fell at 23-over-par and 30 players will go forward to the Final Qualifier for 2015, on 17-21 December, in Marrakech, Morocco.

The next Pre-Qualifier, 2015 Tour School Asia Pre-Qualifying C, takes place at Mission Hills Haikou in China on 5-8 November, before 2015 Lalla Aicha Tour School Pre-Qualifying B in Morocco on 8-11 December.  

Collated final scores:

284 – Sophia Popov (GER)  71 70 72 71

285 – Olivia Cowan (GER)  69 72 72 72

289 – Johanna Bjork (SWE)  75 68 71 75

290 – Lucy Williams (ENG)  73 76 70 71

291 – Csilla Lajtai (HUN)  75 70 69 77

293 – Louise Stahle (SWE)  74 73 74 72

295 – Amanda Strang (SWE)  78 71 73 73, Alex Peters (ENG)  74 71 73 77

296 – Piti Martinez Bernal (ESP)  76 72 71 77

298 – Lauren Blease (ENG)  76 78 72 72

299 – Jamila Jaxaliyeva (KAZ)  75 73 78 73, Tara Lyons (USA)  73 79 72 75

300 – Laure Sibille (FRA)  77 77 74 72

301 – Emma Goddard (ENG)  79 78 73 71, Alessandra Averna (ITA)  72 75 78 76, Gemma Fuster Anglada (ESP)  78 74 79 70

302 – Laura Sedda (ITA)  77 76 74 75, Portland Rosen (USA)  76 76 75 75, Charlotte Ellis (ENG)  74 75 77 76

303 – Abbey Gittings (ENG)  74 77 74 78

304 – Blair O’neil (USA)  78 78 72 76, Lien Willems (BEL)  75 80 75 74, Sofia Bjorkman (SWE)  78 75 76 75

306 – Marie Fourquier (FRA)  79 78 72 77

307 – Jessica Karlsson (SWE)  76 77 73 81, Olafia Kristinsdotter (ISL)  74 78 80 75

308 – Therese Nerpin (SWE)  79 78 75 76, Sarah-Jane Boyd (ENG)  72 77 79 80

310 – Rebecca Green (AUS)  79 76 79 76, Anna Svenstrup (SWE)  79 72 82 77

Players who did not qualify:

312 – Vera Shimanskaya (RUS)  79 75 77 81, Rosie Davies (ENG)  81 78 76 77, Gemma Webster (SCO)  78 77 75 82, Lina Elmsater (SWE)  77 81 73 81

313 – Jenna Maihaniemi (FIN)  82 76 77 78, Lisa Shervill (ENG)  82 81 74 76

314 – Anaelle Carnet (FRA)  78 80 77 79, Hermione Fitzgerald (SUI)  84 79 77 74, Nina Pegova (RUS)  83 71 79 81

315 – Marian De Miguel (ESP)  80 75 79 81

317 – Tara Delaney (IRL)  77 79 82 79, Eva Kozeluhova (CZE)  80 78 84 75

321 – Gabriella Cowley (ENG)  79 83 83 76

322 – Lisa Anderson (SWE)  78 80 82 82

323 – Sideri Vanova (CZE)  76 81 87 79

326 – Ji Hyun Suh (ENG)  81 79 83 83

327 – Joyce Chong (NLD)  81 85 82 79

328 – Martyna Mierzwa (POL)  81 85 81 81

343 – Felicity Lloyd-Jones (USA)  89 84 80 90

DQ – Sabina Imboden (DQ)

RTD – Maiya Tanaka (USA)

 

Full leader board:

http://www.letscoring.com/leaderboard/68873