UVa Women's Golfers Finish 15th at Tar Heel Invitational
Oct. 13, 2013
Chapel Hill, N.C. – The 27th-ranked Virginia women’s golf team finished 15th at the Tar Heel Invitational that wrapped up Sunday in Chapel Hill, N.C. UVa’s 54-hole total of 31-over 895 included a final round effort of 12-over 300. Duke won the 18-team tournament at 7-under 857.
Virginia was led by Portland Rosen, who placed eighth at 1-under 215. She carded a final round score of even par 72. The finish marked the fourth time in Rosen’s career she has posted a top-10 finish. It was her best tournament performance since she was the runner-up at Flordia’s Gator Invitational last March.
Briana Mao shot 78 during the final round to finish 48th at 225. Elizabeth Brightwell was 64th at 228. Lauren Diaz-Yi and shared 76th place at 231 and Kaira Martin was 85th at 233. Hershberger was playing as an individual and her result did not count toward UVa’s team scoring.
Clemson’s Ashlan Ramsey took medalist honors at 9-under 207.
The Cavaliers will wrap up the fall at the Landfall Tradition in Wilmington, N.C. set to be played Oct. 25-27.
Ruth’s Chris Tar Heel Invitational
UNC Finley Golf Course
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Par-72, 6,379 yards
1. Duke 286-282-289-857 2. Vanderbilt 285-299-284-868 3. Oklahoma 292-290-289-871 4. Arkansas 296-291-287-874 5. Alabama 299-281-298-878 5. South Carolina 299-291-288-878 5. Clemson 297-287-294-878 8. Florida 298-288-295-881 9. Wake Forest 297-292-294-88310. Auburn 291-299-296-88611. LSU 295-298-294-88712. NC State 293-297-299-88913. Mississippi 292-293-305-89013. Michigan State 300-292-298-89015. Virginia 301-294-300-89516. North Carolina 297-292-309-89817. Notre Dame 305-294-303-90218. Baylor 304-305-299-908
Individual Leaders1. Ashlan Ramsey, Clemson 68-69-70-2072. Jenny Hahn, Vanderbilt 73-71-67-2113. Caroline Nistrup, LSU 73-67-72-2123. Celine Boutier, Duke 73-68-71-2123. Laetitia Beck, Duke 69-71-72-212
Virginia Results 8. Portland Rosen 70-73-72-21548. Briana Mao 76-71-78-22564. Elizabeth Brightwell 77-74-77-22876. Alex Hershberger* 76-80-75-23176. Lauren Diaz-Yi 78-79-74-23185. Kaira Martin 80-76-77-233* Competing as a non-scoring individual