UVa Women's Golfers Finish 11th at Mason Rudolph Championship
Sept. 22, 2013
Franklin, Tenn. – The 24th-ranked Virginia women’s golf team placed 11th at Vanderbilt’s Mason Rudolph Championship in Franklin, Tenn. The Cavaliers dropped down on the leaderboard when senior Elizabeth Brightwell was disqualified following the final round for signing an incorrect score card. She had entered Sunday’s play leading the tournament, but had dropped back in the pack after finishing play with a 7-over 79.
Virginia completed play at 901, including a final round score of 20-over 308. UCLA won the event at 14-under 850. Arizona State was second at 870.
The Cavaliers top finisher was , who was 32nd at 7-over 223 including a 2-under 70 during the final round. Hershberger was competing as an individual and her results did not factor into UVa’s team score.
UVa’s Portland Rosen was 37th at 224, Briana Mao was 46th at 228, Lauren Diaz-Yi was 63rd at 232 and Lauren Coughlin was 72nd at 235. Rosen and Mao both shot 75 Sunday while Diza-Yi and Coughlin posted scores of 79.
UCLA’a Erynne Lee claimed medalist honors at 7-under 209.
The Cavaliers return to play Oct. 11-13 at the Tar Heel Invitational in Chapel Hill, N.C.
Mason Rudolph Championship
The Vanderbilt Legends Club
Par 72, 6,337 yards
1. UCLA 289-284-277-850 2. Arizona State 285-293-292-870 3. Vanderbilt 289-296-291-876 3. Duke 296-289-291-876 5. NC State 291-292-297-880 6. North Carolina 295-294-292-881 7. Auburn 290-301-294-885 8. Alabama 296-298-301-895 9. Michigan State 296-300-300-89610. Kentucky 300-301-298-89911. Virginia 298-295-308-90112. Wake Forest 298-300-304-90213. Texas 303-300-301-90414. Baylor 292-311-303-90615. Princeton 296-315-324-925
Individual Results1. Erynne Lee, UCLA 73-68-68-2092. Alison Lee, UCLA 72-70-68-2103. Augusta James, NC State 69-72-72-2134. Stephanie Meadow, Alabama 68-74-72-214
Virginia Results32. Alex Hershberger* 75-78-70-22337. Portland Rosen 74-75-75-22446. Briana Mao 79-74-75-22863. Lauren Diaz-Yi 76-77-79-23272. Lauren Coughlin 78-78-79-23588. Elizabeth Brightwell 70-69-DQ* Competing as a non-scoring individual