Cavaliers Open Play at Tar Heel Invitational in Seventh Place
Oct. 9, 2015
Chapel Hill, N.C. – The 12th-ranked Virginia women’s golf team is in seventh place following the first 18 holes of play at the Tar Heel Invitational in Chapel Hill, N.C. Virginia shot 9-over 297 during the opening round. Seventh-ranked Duke leads the 18-team field at 3-under 285 while second-ranked Alabama is four shots behind the Blue Devils.
Virginia was led by junior Lauren Diaz-Yi (Thousand Oaks, Calif.) who shot 1-over 73 to finish the first round in 13th place. Senior Elizabeth Szokol (Winnetka, Ill.) and freshman Morgan Gonzales (Chandler, Ariz.) are tied for 28th place at 74. Senior Lauren Coughlin (Chesapeake, Va.) and sophomore Lyberty Anderson (Chesterfield, Va.) both shot 76 and are in 47th place.
Michigan State’s Katie Sharp leads the field at 4-under 68 while Duke’s Leona Maguire is in second place after shooting 69.
The second round of the tournament is set for Saturday and the final round will be played Sunday. Live scoring is online at Golfstat.com.
Ruth’s Chris Tar Heel Invitational
UNC Finley Golf Course
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Par-72, 6,379 yards
First Round Results
Team Results 1. Duke 285 2. Alabama 289 3. Louisville 292 3. NC State 292 5. Michigan State 293 6. North Carolina 295 7. Virginia 297 8. Auburn 298 9. Tennessee 299 9. South Carolina 29911. Arkansas 30211. Oregon 30211. LSU 302 14. Wake Forest 305 14. UNC Wilmington 30516. Baylor 30617. Rollins 30718. Kentucky 308
Individual Leaders1. Katie Sharp, Michigan State 682. Leona Maguire, Duke 693. Sandy Choi, Duke 703. Molly Skapik, Louisville 70
Virginia Results13. Lauren Diaz-Yi 7328. Elizabeth Szokol 7428. Morgan Gonzales 7447. Lauren Coughlin 7647. Lyberty Anderson 76="http:>="http:>="http:>="http:>="http:>