|UNCW Finishes BNC In 17th Place|
BROWNS SUMMITT, North Carolina – The UNCW women’s golf team combined for a team total 337 to claim 17th place as the Bryan National Collegiate came to a close Sunday on the Champions Course at the Bryan Park Golf and Enrichment Center.
Playing under wet and windy conditions that saw temperatures stay in the low 40’s all day, UNCW finished the 54-hole event with a 948 (305-306-338) tournament scorecard, 14 shots back of 16th place College of Charleston (316-299-319=934).
Senior Lori Beth Adams posted a 79 during the final round to record a three-round total of 232 (76-77-79) and finish in an eight-way tie for 42nd that also included sophomore Annette Lyche (74-72-86=232). Sophomore Meghan Theiss (76-77-83=236) ended the event in a tie for 67th while seniors Megan Burnham (79-80-89=248/91st) and Laverry Kumar (83-85-WD=168) completed UNCW’s entry.
No. 3 Duke led wire-to-wire to claim the team title as it carded a team total of 12-over-par 300 on the final day to post a 54-hole scorecard of 882 (302-293-308), 21 shots ahead of second place South Carolina (302-293-308=903). Co-host Wake Forest took third (305-290-310=905) while Florida State (295-293-318=906) finished fourth.
Duke’s Celine Boutier captured the individual title with a 54-hole result of even par 216 (72-71-73), ending the event one shot ahead of Clemson’s Ashlan Ramsey (72-71-74=317). Four players – Duke’s Yu Liu (74-72-74=220), Wake Forest’s Sierra Sims (71-71-78=220), Duke’s Laetitia Beck (70-74-76=220) and Florida’s Camilla Hedberg (75-73-72=220) – all finished in a tie for third.
UNCW returns to action next weekend as it hosts the UNCW Lady Seahawk Classic at the River Landing Golf Course in nearby Wallace, N.C.
TEAM RESULTS: 1 Duke (292-290-300=882); 2 South Carolina (302-293-308=903); 3 Wake Forest (305-290-310=905); 4 Florida State (295-293-318=906); 5 Virginia (302-298-309=909); T-6 Clemson (300-303-310=913); T-6 Louisville (297-296-320=913); 8 Ohio State (302-289-323=914); T-10 Michigan State (394-303-319=916); T-10 Penn State (300-297-319=916); 12 North Carolina (302-303-315=920); 13 NC State (303-297-324=924); 14 Northwestern (306-300-320=926); 15 Tennessee (303-305-321=929); 16 College of Charleston (305-306-337=934); 17 UNCW 305-306-337=948); 18 UNCG (325-338-348=1011)
UNCW RESULTS: Lori Beth Adams (76-77-79=234/T-42nd); Annette Lyche (74-72-86=232/T-42nd); Meghan Theiss (76-77-83=236/T-67th); Megan Burnham (79-80-89=248/91st); Laverry Kumar (83-85-WD=168/96th)