Oct. 15, 2016
Chapel Hill, N.C. – The Virginia women’s golf team posted the lowest score during the second round of the Tar Heel Invitational to improve to sixth place after 36 holes of play. The Cavaliers shot 5-under 283 for a two-day total of 4-over 580. Wake Forest and Alabama share the tournament lead at 569.
Sophomore Katharine Patrick (Houston, Texas) posted the best round of her career, shooting 3-under 69, to lead the Cavaliers on Saturday. She moved up to 29th place at 3-over 147.
UVA senior Lauren Diaz-Yi (Thousand Oaks, Calif.) continues to lead the team. She fired a 2-under 70 during the second round and finished the day in fifth place at 3-under 141.
Two other Cavaliers are tied for 29th position with Patrick. Sophomores Anna Redding (Concord, N.C.) and Morgan Gonzales (Chandler, Ariz.) also stand at 3-over 147. Redding shot 71 on Saturday while Gonzales posted a score of 73. Freshman Julia Ford (Shrewsbury, Mass.) is in 68th place at 153, including a second-round score of 77.
Sophomore Rachel Corry (Ridgefield, Conn.), competing as an individual, is in 47th place at 150. She shot 73.
Tar Heel Invitational
Finley Golf Course
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Par 72, 6,379 yards
Second Round Results
Team Results 1. Wake Forest 282-287-569 1. Alabama 285-284-569 3. Ohio State 283-287-570 4. Arkansas 286-287-573 5. NC State 286-289-577 6. Virginia 297-283-580 7. South Carolina 292-291-583 8. Tennessee 294-291-585 9. North Carolina 297-291-58810. Duke 292-297-58911. Michigan 296-298-59412. Vanderbilt 296-299-59513. Louisville 295-302-59714. LSU 302-308-61015. UNC Wilmington 315-297-61215. Michigan State 309-303-61217. North Carolina (B) 305-312-61618. Rollins 307-312-619
Individual Leaders1. Jennifer Kupcho, Wake Forest 67-68-1352. Lauren Stephenson, Alabama 68-70-1383. Nikolette Schroeder, Ohio State 68-70-1403. Alana Uriell, Arkansas 68-72-140
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