Nov. 4, 2017
San Lucas, Mexico – The No. 21 Virginia women’s golf team shot 7-over 291 during Saturday’s second round of play at the Battle at the Beach at Club Campestre San Jose Golf Club in San Lucas, Mexico. The Cavaliers’ two-day total of 13-over 581 finds them in seventh place entering Sunday’s final round.
Oklahoma leads the 14-team field at 6-under 562.
Sophomore Julia Ford (Shrewsbury, Mass.) led Virginia with a score of even par 71 to move up to 11th place at 1-over 143. Freshman Beth Lillie (Fullerton, Calif.) shot 2-over 73 and dropped back to 17th place at 144. Junior Anna Redding (Concord, N.C.) also carded a second-round score of 73 and is in 25th place at 145.
UVA junior Morgan Gonzales (Chandler, Ariz.) posted a round of 74 and improved to 42nd at 149 while junior Katharine Patrick (Houston, Texas) shot 75 for the second consecutive day and is in 48th place at 150.
Sophomore Jue Hee Bae (Chantilly, Va.), who is competing as a non-scoring individual, is in 66th place at 155. She shot 76 on Saturday.
Wake Forest’s Jennifer Kupcho carries a one-shot lead into the final round with a two-day total of 5-under 137.
Battle at the Beach
Club Campestre San Jose Golf Club
San Lucas, Mexico
Par 71, 6,360 yards
Second Round Results
Team Results 1. Oklahoma 281-281-562 2. Texas 286-281-567 2. UCLA 282-285-567 4. Baylor 290-285-575 5. Auburn 288-292-580 5. Houston 283-297-580 7. Virginia 290-291-581 8. Wake Forest 290-296-586 9. Vanderbilt 299-290-58910. Mississippi State 296-296-59211. North Carolina 294-300-59412. TCU 296-299-59513. Ohio State 301-298-59914. Tulane 302-298-600
Individual Leaders1. Jennifer Kupcho, Wake Forest 67-70-1372. Lilia Vu, UCLA 69-69-1381. Leonie Harm, Houston 67-71-1382. Sophia Schubert, Texas 70-68-138
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