Sept. 18, 2016

Franklin, Tenn. – The Virginia women’s golf shot 10-over 298 during the final round of Vanderbilt’s Mason Rudolph Challenge and finished ninth in the 15-team field. UVA played the three-day event at 22-over 886.

Alabama ran away with the team title, posting a final-round score of 25-under 263 for a 54-hole total of 39-under 825. Second-place SMU shot 868.

Virginia was led in its season-opening tournament by an 18th-place performance from sophomore Anna Redding (Concord, N.C.). She posted a final round score of 2-over 74 for a 54-hole total of 3-over 219.

Sophomore Katharine Patrick (Houston, Texas) and senior Lauren Diaz-Yi (Thousand Oaks, Calif.) tied for 23rd place at 5-over 221. Patrick fired 75 on Sunday while Diaz-Yi finished with a 78.

Patrick’s 54-hole score equaled her career best and her place finish was her best as a collegiate.

Sophomore Morgan Gonzales (Chandler, Ariz.) finished 57th at 230 and freshman Julia Ford (Shrewsbury, Mass.) was 67th at 234. Gonzales’s final 18 holes netted a 76 while Ford had her best day, shooting 1-over 73 to lead the contingent of UVA scoring players.

Junior Sarah Kolodzik (Bellbrook, Ohio) also had a 73 during the final round. She was competing as an individual and placed 37th at 224.

The Cavaliers return to action Sept. 25-27 at the Annika Intercollegiate in Reunion, Fla.

Mason Rudolph Championship
Vanderbilt Legends Club
Franklin, Tenn.
Par 72, 6,292 yards
Final Results

Team Results 1. Alabama          284-278-263-825 2. SMU              288-293-287-868 3. Northwestern     284-296-291-871 4. UCF              291-293-292-876 5. Chattanooga      292-295-292-879 5. Auburn           289-298-292-879 7. Vanderbilt       295-296-290-881 8. Baylor           295-297-291-883 9. Virginia         303-285-298-88610. Houston          299-298-291-88811. Tulane           300-294-296-89012. Troy             291-303-303-89713. Michigan State   301-299-309-90914. Middle Tennessee 309-309-300-91815. Yale             311-307-319-937
Individual Leaders1. Cheyenne Knight, Alabama 68-67-67-2022. Lauren Stephenson, Alabama 74-68-65-2072. Kristen Gillman, Alabama 71-68-68-2074. Lakareber Abe, Alabama 71-75-63-2094. Maria Balcazar, UCF 70-71-68-209
Virginia Results18. Anna Redding 76-69-74-21923. Katharine Patrick 75-71-75-22123. Lauren Diaz-Yi 74-69-78-22137. Sarah Kolodzik * 74-77-73-22457. Morgan Gonzales 78-76-76-23067. Julia Ford 81-80-73-234* Competing as an individual=""http:>=""http:>=""http:>