March 3, 2017
Hilton Head Island, S.C. - The Virginia women’s golf team struggled during the opening round of play at the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate in Hilton Head, S.C. The Cavaliers shot 320 and are in 17th place. Alabama fired 2-under 282 to lead the field.
Virginia was led by sophomore Morgan Gonzales (Chandler, Ariz.), who posted the Cavaliers’ best score at 4-over 75. She finished the day in 44th place. Sophomore Anna Redding (Concord, N.C.) is in 72nd place at 78 while sophomore Katharine Patrick (Houston, Texas) is 86th at 83. Freshman Julia Ford (Shrewsbury, Mass.) and junior Maho Hayakawa (Lake Mary, Fla.) are tied for 88th at 84. Ju Hee Bae (Chantilly, Va.) is in 90th place with an 89 while competing as an individual.
The second round of the 54-hole tournament takes place Saturday. Live scoring is online at Golfstat.com.
Darius Rucker Intercollegiate
Hilton Head Island, S.C.
Long Cove Club
Par 71, 6,218 yards
Firsst Round Results
1. Alabama 282
2. Duke 286
3. Arizona State 288
4. South Carolina 289
5. Baylor 291
6. Georgia 292
7. Tennessee 293
8. Vanderbilt 294
9. North Carolina 296
9. Oklahoma State 296
9. Wake Forest 296
9. LSU 296
13. Furman 297
14. Auburn 299
15. Arkansas 302
16. Mississippi State 306
17. Virginia 320
Individual Leaders 1. Kristen Gillman, Alabama 68 1. Cheyenne Knight, Alabama 68 1. Sophia Zeeb, Arizona State 68 1. Gurbani Singh, Duke 68
Diakite's Impact Growing for CavaliersMen's Basketball12/15/17Redshirt sophomore Mamadi Diakite has been a positive presence around the basket for No. 16 Virginia, which hosts Davidson on Saturday afternoon at JPJ.Welsh Connection Adds to Bowl StorylinesFootball12/14/17Virginia (6-6) meets Navy (6-6) in the Military Bowl, Dec. 28 in Annapolis, Md. George Welsh is a former head coach of each team.Cooper Thriving Under New StaffSwimming & Diving12/12/17A senior from Atlanta and one of the team's captains, Caitlin Cooper set the UVA women's record in the 50-yard freestyle early this month in Athens, Georgia.
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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