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Ladies's golf completes profitable third place exhibiting at Mercedes-Benz Intercollegiate – College of Virginia The Cavalier Day by day


After coming in third place at the Annika Intercollegiate with an impeccable efficiency by sophomore Amanda Sambach, Virginia ladies’s golf continued the spectacular play with one other third-place end on the Mercedes-Benz Intercollegiate.

Performed at Cherokee Nation Membership in Knoxville, Tenn., the match occurred Monday and Tuesday towards a 14-team discipline together with Augusta, BYU, Chattanooga, Kent State, Maryland, Mercer, Michigan, Michigan State, Purdue, Tennessee, UCF, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest.

The Cavaliers’ lineup consisted of the identical 5 gamers from the Annika match — Sambach, sophomore Megan Propeck, junior Jennifer Cleary, senior Celeste Valinho and graduate scholar Riley Smyth.

On the opening day of the match, groups performed 36 holes. The Cavaliers completed in first place on the finish of the day after posting rounds of 7-under and 8-under on the par 71 course. Cleary positioned in fourth individually after capturing rounds of 67 and 68. Sambach shot rounds of 67 and 69 and completed in fifth place, one stroke behind her teammate.

In whole on the primary day, the Virginia gamers had 40 birdies, together with 11 by Cleary and 9 from each Sambach and Valinho. Cleary and Valinho each matched their low single-round as Cavaliers and helped push Virginia to the highest of the leaderboard on the finish of the primary day.

Throughout Tuesday’s remaining spherical, Virginia shot 1-under 283 for third place total. Wake Forest completed in first at 831.

The Cavaliers whole rating was 16-under 836, which was the third-best single-round rating compared to par within the Virginia program.

The crew had one of the best common rating within the match on par 3s —  2.99 strokes and a complete rating of 1-under. In addition they carried out nicely on par 5s, with a mean rating of 4.80 strokes and a complete of 15-under, second solely to Wake Forest. Lastly, the Cavaliers additionally had the very best variety of birdies at 55 for the match.

Three Virginia gamers ended the match with top-10 finishes. Cleary completed at 7-under 206 — a private finest as a Cavalier — good for fifth place. Sambach completed in seventh at 6-under 207, and Valinho ended at 4-under 209. Sambach’s remaining spherical was even par 71, and 5 of six of her collegiate rounds this 12 months have been par or higher.

The perfect spherical from the lineup on the ultimate day was Smyth with a spherical of 2-under 69 to enhance to thirty sixth place.

The Cavaliers transfer on to compete on the Windy Metropolis Collegiate Basic Oct. 3-4 in Highland Park, Unwell. hosted by Northwestern College.



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