Charlottesville, VA – The No. 17 Virginia women’s golf team opens the spring portion of its schedule at the Rebel Beach Invitational in Las Vegas. The event is co-hosted by UNLV and Long Beach State. This is UVA’s first appearance at the tournament.
Format: The 54-hole tournament will take place Monday, Feb. 18 and Tuesday, Feb. 19 at Spanish Trail Country Club. The par-72 layout covers 6,355 yards. The teams will play 36 holes Monday and 18 holes Tuesday. Both rounds will begin with an 8 a.m. PT shotgun start.
Stroke Low Low
Golfer Events Rds. Avg. Rd. Tourney
Julia Ford (Jr.) 4 12 74.08 70 219
Beth Lillie (So.) 4 12 73.17 69 212
Katharine Patrick (Sr.) 4 12 73.58 68 215
Anna Redding (Sr.) 4 12 72.17 68 207
Riley Smyth (Fr.) na na na na na
Follow: Live scoring for the 2019 Rebel Beach Invitational will be available through BirdieFire at https://www. birdiefire.com/tournament/53890/. Follow the Cavaliers on social media at Twitter: @UVAWomensGolf & @CoachRiaScott and Instagram: UVAWomensGolf.
The Field (with Golfstat rankings): In addition to co-hosts UNLV (91) and Long Beach State (100), the 16-team field includes Arizona (10), BYU (93), Charlotte (61), Colorado State (73), Colorado (46), Fresno State (99), Nevada (102), New Mexico (85), Northern Arizona (136), UC Irvine (160), Oregon (39), New Mexico State (106) and San Jose State (33).
Virginia 17 12
Anna Redding 45 26
Beth Lillie 80 63
Katharine Patrick 104 81
UVA Notes: Freshman Riley Smyth will make her collegiate debut at the Rebel Beach Invitational … senior Anna Redding is ranked No. 15 in the initial spring Palmer Cup Rankings. The top six golfers from the final ranking in the Spring from both the United States and International men and women – 12 total golfers – shall be among the 24 individuals selected to compete in the Arnold Palmer … Redding will participate in the inaugural August National Women’s Amateur April
Up Next: The Cavaliers make their annual trek to compete in the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate in Hilton Head Island, S.C. The three-day, 54-event takes place March 8-10.