Cavalier Golfers Open in Ninth Place at Landfall Tradition

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Wilmington, NC - The eighth-ranked Virginia women's golf team is tied for ninth place after the opening 18 holes of play at The Landfall Tradition taking place in Wilmington, N.C. The Cavaliers posted a score of 17-over 305. Duke and Texas lead the 18-team field at 3-over 291.

Virginia was led by sophomore Brittany Altomare who shot 1-under 71 and is tied for fourth place, just one shot behind the tournament leaders.

Joy Kim posted UVa's second best round at 4-over 76 to finish in 36th place. Portland Rosen carded a 78 and is in 52nd place. Lauren Greenlief and Calle Nielson are tied for 67th at 80.

The second round of the event takes place Saturday and the final round is scheduled for Sunday. Live scoring is online at Golfstat.com.

The Landfall Tradition
Country Club of Landfall
Wilmington, NC
Par 72, 6,246 yards
First Round Results

Team Results
 1. Duke            291
 1. Texas           291
 3. North Carolina  293
 4. UCLA            294
 5. South Carolina  299
 5. Notre Dame      299
 7. NC State        301
 8. Michigan State  304
 9. Virginia        305
 9. Wake Forest     305
11. UNC Wilmington  307
11. Ohio State      307
13. Northwestern    309
13. Chattanooga     309
16. Oklahoma State  312
17. Texas Tech      316
18. UNC Greensboro  318

Individual Leaders
1. Katherine Perry, North Carolina 70
1. Kim Donovan, Duke               70
1. Caroline Ellington, NC State    70
4. Brittany Altomare, Virginia     71
4. Casey Grice, North Carolina     71
4. Haley Stephens, Texas           71
4. Aleja Cangrejo, Duke            71

Virginia Results
4. Brittany Altomare 70
36. Joy Kim          76
52. Portland Rosen   78
67. Lauren Greenlief 80
67. Calle Nielson    80