Oct. 28, 2016

Wilmington, N.C. – The Virginia women’s golf team shot 12-over 300 during the first round of play at the Landfall Tradition tournament and is tied for 10th place with North Carolina. Oklahoma leads the field at 4-under 284.

Freshman Julia Ford (Shrewsbury, Mass.) shot her best round as a collegiate to lead the Cavaliers. Ford finished the first round in fifth place with a round of 1-under 71. Sophomore Morgan Gonzales (Chandler, Ariz.) is in 37th place at 75 while senior Lauren Diaz-Yi (Thousand Oaks, Calif.) and sophomore Katharine Patrick (Houston, Texas) are tied for 55th after posting scores of 5-over 77.

Sophomore Anna Redding (Concord, N.C.) is in 69th place after shooting 78. Rachel Corry (Ridgefield, Conn.), competing as an individual, carded a round of 80 and is in 85th place.

Oklahoma’s Hannah Wood led the field after shooting 3-under 69.

The three-day tournament runs through Sunday. Virginia is paired with North Carolina and Texas Tech for the second round. They will start play at 10:09 p.m. from the 10th tee. Live scoring is online at Golfstat.com.

The Landfall Tradition
Country Club of Landfall
Wilmington, N.C.
Par 72, 6,166 yards
First Round Results

Team Results 1. Oklahoma        284 2. Wake Forest     288 3. Purdue          291 4. UCF             293 4. Alabama         293 6. Furman          296 6. NC State        296 8. South Carolina  297 8. Iowa            29710. Virginia        30010. North Carolina  30012. Texas Tech      30113. Clemson         30313. Notre Dame      30315. UNC Wilmington  30716. Michigan State  30817. Penn State      30918. Brown           332
Individual Leaders1. Hannah Wood, Oklahoma 692. Cheyenne Knight, Alabama 702. Ana Pelaez, South Carolina 702. Valerie Tanguay, Oklahoma 70
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