March 5, 2017

Hilton Head Island, S.C. – The Virginia women’s golf team finished 17th at the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate at Long Cove Club in Hilton Head Island, S.C. The Cavaliers shot 312 during Sunday’s final round for a three-day total of 938. Alabama won the tournament at 859 while Duke was second at 861.

Sophomore Morgan Gonzales (Chandler, Ariz.) led UVA with a 38th-place finish. She shot 6-over 77 during the final round and completed the tournament at 11-over 224. It marks the second time this season she has been UVA’s top finisher.

Sophomore Anna Redding (Concord, N.C.) placed 56th at 229. She posted UVA’s best closing score, shooting 3-over 74.

Freshman Julia Ford (Shrewsbury, Mass.) was 85th at 243, sophomore Katharine Patrick (Houston, Texas) was 86th at 244 and junior Maho Hayakawa (Lake Mary, Fla.) was 89th at 249. Ju Hee Bae (Chantilly, Va.), competing as an individual, shot 77 during the final round to match her low career round and moved up to 87th place.

The Cavaliers are off until March 31 when they begin play at the Bryan National Collegiate in Greensboro, N.C.

Darius Rucker Intercollegiate
Hilton Head Island, S.C.
Long Cove Club
Par 71, 6,218 yards
Final Results

Team Results 1. Alabama              282-291-286-859 2. Duke                 286-287-288-861 3. Arizona State        288-288-289-865 4. South Carolina       289-291-296-876 5. Georgia              292-295-293-880 6. Furman               297-295-291-883 7. Baylor               291-296-303-890 8. Wake Forest          296-305-291-892 9. Oklahoma State       296-302-297-89510. North Carolina       296-300-301-89711. Arkansas             302-297-299-89812. Tennessee            293-301-306-90013. LSU                  296-309-298-90314. Auburn               299-301-311-91115. Vanderbilt           294-302-316-91216. Mississippi State    306-310-298-91417. Virginia             320-306-312-938
Individual Leaders1. Cheyenne Knight, Alabama 68-72-65-2052. Linnea Strom, Arizona State 70-70-72-2123. Sophia Zeeb, Arizona State 68-73-72-213
Virginia Results38. Morgan Gonzales 75-72-77-22456. Anna Redding 78-77-74-22985. Julia Ford 84-78-81-24386. Katharine Patrick 83-81-80-24489. Maho Hayakawa 84-79-86-24987. Ju Hee Bae * 89-80-77-246* Competed as an individual=""http:>=""http:>=""http:>