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Women's Golf In 13th After First Round of Lady Paladin Invite

       

Women's Golf In 13th After First Round of Lady Paladin Invite

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- The Coastal Carolina women's golf team fought the heavy winds and finished the opening round of the Lady Paladin Invitational in 13th, Oct. 6. The 54-hole tournament is being played at the Furman Golf Club (Par 72-6,103 yards) in Greenville, S.C.

In very blustery conditions, no team broke 300 for the first 18 holes, as Northwestern took the lead with a 302 over Augusta State at 304. East Tennessee State sits in third at 306, while Coastl fired 321 in the first round.

Freshman Aruka Felgueroso (Madrid, Spain/Blume) is opening her second collegiate tournament with another flourish, as she is tied for the opening round lead with a two-under 70. She was one of three players to break par on the first day of play and is tied with Alice Kim of Northwestern for the lead. CCU's next player was sophomore Ann Maness (Galivants Ferry, S.C./Aynor) with an 81, good for a tie for 54th, while senior Katy Heher (Nichols, S.C./Pee Dee Academy) was one shot behind at 82, tied for 63rd.

The Lady Chanticleers play their second round of the three-day event on Sat., Oct. 7, starting at 9:20 of No. 10 tee. They will play with Mississippi State and UNC Greensboro.

Team Results Scores
1. Northwestern 302 +14
2. Augusta State 304 +16
3. East Tennessee State 306 +18
4. USF 307 +19
5. UNC Wilmington 308 +20
6. TCU 310 +22
7. Furman 311 +23
Memphis 311 +23
9. Fla. International 314 +26
10. Mississippi 318 +30
11. Winthrop 320 +32
Wofford 320 +32
13. Coastal Carolina 321 +33
14. Mississippi State 323 +35
15. UNC Greensboro 325 +37
16. Minnesota 329 +41
17. Kennesaw State 336 +48

Individual Results (Top 5 Plus Coastal)
1. Aruka Felgueroso (Coastal) 36-34=70
Alice Kim (N'western) 37-33=70
3. Carmen Perez (UNCW) 36-35=71
4. Stacey Tate (Memphis) 36-38=74
Erin Wells (Wofford) 39-35=74
Amanda Smith (Augusta St) 40-34=74
Sinead O'Sullivan (ETSU) 37-37=74

t54. Ann Maness (Coastal) 41-40=81
t63. Katy Heher (Coastal) 42-40=82
t83. Johanna Rodert (Coastal) 43-45=88
t83. Rachel Graves (Coastal) 44-44=88