UVa Women's Golfers in 12th Place to Open Mason Rudolph Championship

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Elizabeth Brightwell

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Elizabeth Brightwell
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Sept. 20, 2013

Franklin, Tenn. - The 24th-ranked Virginia women's golf team shot 10-over 298 and ended the first day of play at the Mason Rudolph Championship tied for 12th place. The 15-team field is competing at Vanderbilt's Legends Club in Franklin, Tenn.

Arizona State leads the field at 3-under 285 while UCLA and Vanderbilt are tied for second at 1-over 289.

The Cavaliers were led by Elizabeth Brightwell who shot 2-under 70 and is tied for fourth place after the opening 18 holes. Portland Rosen is in 36th place at 74, Lauren Diaz-Yi is 46th at 76, Lauren Coughlin is 71st at 78 and Briana Mao is 78th with a 79. Alex Hershberger, playing as a non-scoring individual, is in 46th place after shooting 75.

Alabama's Stephanie Meadow and Baylor's Hayley Davis share first place after the opening round at 4-under 68.

The second round of the tournament is scheduled for Saturday and the final round takes place Sunday.

Mason Rudolph Championship
Franklin, Tenn.
The Vanderbilt Legends Club
Par 72, 6,337 yards
First Round Results


Team Results
1. Arizona State 285 2. UCLA 289 2. Vanderbilt 289 4. Auburn 290 5. NC State 291 6. Baylor 292 7. North Carolina 295 8. Duke 296 8. Alabama 296 8. Michigan State 296 8. Princeton 296 12. Wake Forest 298 12. Virginia 298 14. Kentucky 300 15. Texas 303

Individual Results 1. Stephanie Meadow, Alabama 68 1. Hayley Davis, Baylor 68 3. Augusta James, NC State 69 4. Liz Breed, Kentucky 70 4. Elizabeth Brightwell, Virginia 70 4. Laura Blanco, Arizona State 70

Virginia Results 4. Elizabeth Brightwell 70 36. Portland Rosen 74 42. Alex Hershberger* 75 46. Lauren Diaz-Yi 76 71. Lauren Coughlin 78 78. Briana Mao 79 * Competing as a non-scoring individual