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UVa Women's Golfers Remain in 16th Place at Tar Heel Invitational

Briana Mao

Oct. 12, 2013

Chapel Hill, N.C. - The 27th-ranked Virginia women's golf team improved on its first round score by seven strokes, but could not make up any ground on the leaderboard and finds itself in 16th place after two rounds at the Tar Heel Invitational in Chapel Hill, N.C. UVa's 36-hole total stands at 19-over 595. Duke leads the field at 8-under 568.

Portland Rosen continues to lead the Cavaliers. She is in 10th place at 1-under 143 after shooting 1-over 73 Saturday. Briana Mao posted UVa's best second-round score, shooting 1-under 71 to move up to 32nd at 147. Elizabeth Brightwell posted a second-round score of 74 to stand in 58th place at 151. Kaira Martin is 85th at 156 and Lauren Diaz-Yi is 88th at 157. Alex Hershberger, playing as an individual, is also tied for 85th at 156.

Clemson's Ashlan Ramsey leads the field by three shots at 7-under 137.

The final round of the tournament is set for Sunday with live scoring at

Ruth's Chris Tar Heel Invitational
UNC Finley Golf Course
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Par-72, 6,379 yards
Second Round Results

Team Results
 1. Duke            286-282-568
 2. Alabama         299-281-580
 3. Oklahoma        292-290-582
 4. Vanderbilt      285-299-584
 4. Clemson         297-287-584
 6. Mississippi     292-293-585
 7. Florida         298-288-586
 8. Arkansas        296-291-587
 9. Wake Forest     297-292-589
 9. North Carolina  297-292-589
11. NC State        293-297-590
11. Auburn          291-299-590
11. South Carolina  299-291-590
14. Michigan State  300-292-592
15. LSU             295-298-593
16. Virginia        301-294-595
17. Notre Dame      305-294-599
18. Baylor          304-305-609

Individual Leaders 1. Ashlan Ramsey, Clemson 68-69-137 2. Laetitia Beck, Duke 69-71-140 2. Caroline Nistrup, LSU 73-67-140 4. Justine Dreher, South Carolina 70-71-141 4. Celine Boutier, Duke 73-68-141

Virginia Results 10. Portland Rosen 70-73-143 32. Briana Mao 76-71-147 58. Elizabeth Brightwell 77-74-151 85. Alex Hershberger* 76-80-156 85. Kaira Martin 80-76-156 88. Lauren Diaz-Yi 78-79-157 * Competing as a non-scoring individual




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