UVa Women's Golfers Expand Lead at Bryan National Collegiate
March 30, 2013
Browns Summit, N.C. – The 15th-ranked Virginia women’s golf increased its lead to nine shots following the second round of play at the Bryan National Collegiate being contested in Browns Summit, N.C. The Cavaliers shot 5-over 293 on Saturday for a two-day total of 2-under 574. Arkansas, ranked No. 6, moved into second place at 7-over 583. No. 7 Vanderbilt is third at 10-over 586.
Virginia All-American Brittany Altomare took over the lead for medalist honors by shooting 2-under 70 for the second consecutive day. At 4-under 140, Altomare holds a two-stroke advantage over Georgia’s Emilie Burger. Altomare entered the tournament ranked 17th in the latest Golfstat individual standings.
UVa’s Elizabeth Brightwell is tied for third place at 1-under 143 after posting a second-round score of 3-over 75. Portland Rosen improved to ninth place at 145 thanks to a second round score of even par 72. Briana Mao shot 76 and dropped back to 12th at 146. Nicole Agnello rounded out UVa’s scoring with a 77 for the second day in a row to stand 56th at 154.
The final round of the tournament is scheduled for Sunday. Live scoring of the event is online at Golfstat.com.
Bryan National Collegiate
Browns Summit, N.C.
Bryan Park Champions Course
Par 72, 6,386 yards
Second Round Results
1. Virginia 281-293-574 2. Arkansas 294-289-583 3. Vanderbilt 286-300-586 4. Georgia 300-295-595 4. Auburn 298-297-595 6. Wake Forest 297-299-596 6. Florida 304-292-596 8. NC State 300-297-597 8. North Carolina 294-303-597 8. South Carolina 296-301-59711. Michigan State 298-302-60012. Duke 297-307-60413. Florida State 307-302-60913. Louisville 304-305-60915. Tennessee 306-304-61016. UNC Wilmington 311-310-62117. UNC Greensboro 316-306-622
Individual Results1. Brittany Altomare, Virginia 70-70-1402. Emilie Burger, Georgia 72-70-1423. Gabriela Lopez, Arkansas 72-71-1433. Elizabeth Brightwell, Virginia 68-75-1435. Marta Sanz, Auburn 75-69-1445. Emily Tubert, Arkansas 73-71-1445. Rene Sobolewski, Vanderbilt 69-75-144
Virginia Results 1. Brittany Altomare 70-70-140 3. Elizabeth Brightwell 68-75-143 9. Portland Rosen 73-72-14512. Briana Mao 70-76-14656. Nicole Agnello 77-77-154