UVa Women's Golfers in 12th Place to Open Rucker Intercollegiate

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March 7, 2014

Hilton Head, S.C. - The 28th-ranked Virginia women's golf team is tied for 12th place following Friday's opening round of play at the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate in Hilton Head, S.C. The Cavaliers shot 21-over 305. Duke, ranked No. 3 nationally, leads the field at even par 284.

The 17-team field includes 12 teams currently ranked in the top 25 of the most recent Golfstat poll.

Virginia was led by Portland Rosen and Lauren Coughlin, who both shot 4-over 75 at the Long Cove Club. They are tied for 32nd place. UVa's other scores included a 76 by Elizabeth Brightwell to position her in 45th place and 79s by Lauren Diaz-Yi and Briana Mao. They are tied for 67th overall.

The second round of the 54-hole tournament takes place Saturday. Live scoring is online at Golfstat.com.

Darius Rucker Intercollegiate
Hilton Head, S.C.
Long Cove Club
Par 71, 6,233 yards
First Round Results

Team Results
 1. Duke           284
 2. Vanderbilt     293
 2. Alabama        293
 4. South Carolina 294
 5. North Carolina 295
 6. Stanford       297
 6. Arkansas       297
 6. LSU            297
 9. Oklahoma       298
10. Wake Forest    299
11. Tennessee      304
12. Virginia       305
12. Auburn         305
14. Kentucky       307
14. Furman         307
16. Arizona State  311
17. Georgia        315

Individual Results 1. Stephanie Meadow, Alabama 67 2. Celine Boutier, Duke 69 2. Yu Liu, Duke 69 2. Gaby Lopez, Arkansas 69 5. Mariah Stackhouse, Stanford 70 5. Anne Tanguay, Oklahoma 70

Virginia Results 32. Portland Rosen 75 32. Lauren Coughlin 75 45. Elizabeth Brightwell 76 67. Lauren Diaz-Yi 79 67. Briana Mao 79