SIMPSONVILLE, KY. -- The Coastal Carolina women's golf is in 13th place after the first two rounds of the 2007 Napa River Grill Cardinal Cup, Sept. 17. The 54-hole event is being played at the Cardinal Club Golf Course (Par 72 - 6,181 yards) in Simpsonville, Ky.
Playing without Big South Player of the Year Aruka Felgueroso due to a minor injury, the Lady Chanticleers had three freshman in the lineup of their very first possible collegiate tournament and posted a 36-hole total of 621 to sit in 13th. CCU improved the second round dramatically, cutting 13 shots off its opening round 317 to post a 304 in the second round. Just 11 shots separate Cincinnati in seventh at 612 to Southern Mississippi in 14th at 623. Notre Dame is in first at 582, eight shots ahead of host Louisville in second.
Junior Ann Maness leads the Coastal effort in a tie for 32nd at nine-over 153, while senior Rachel Graves is tied for 48th at 12-over 156. So-Hyun Park of Notre Dame is the 36-hole leader at three-under 141.
Coastal will play with Southern Mississippi and Eastern Kentucky in the final round, starting at 8:30 a.m. Sept. 18.