Sept. 10, 2013
Bryan, Texas - The 16th-ranked Virginia women's golf team moved into a tied for second place following the second round of play at Texas A&M's "Mo" Morial Tournament in Bryan, Texas. The Cavaliers shot 8-over 296 Tuesday for a 36-hole total of 18-over 594. Kentucky leads the 12-team field at 10-over 586. The host Aggies are tied with the Cavaliers for second place.
Junior Briana Mao holds down UVa's top spot on the leaderboard, sitting in 10th place at 4-over 148. She had a second round score of 75. A trio of Cavaliers are tied for 15th at 5-over 149. That group includes Lauren Coughlin, Lauren Diaz-Yi and Alex Hershberger.
Hershberger had the best second round of that group, shooting even par 72, but she is competing as a non-scoring individual and her results do not factor into Virginia's team score. Coughlin posted a round of 73 while Diaz-Yi shot 76.
Freshman Evie Dole, an individual competitor, is in 28th place at 152 following a second-round 72. Kaira Martin, also playing as an individual, is in 45th place at 157.
Kentucky's Haley Mills continues to lead the field in stroke play at 2-under 142.
Wednesday's final round will start at 8 a.m. with a shotgun start. Live scoring is online at Golfstat.com.
"Mo" Morial Invitational
The Traditions Club
Par 72, 6,206 yards
Second Round Results
1. Kentucky 294-292-586
2. Virginia 298-296-594
2. Texas A&M 290-304-594
4. UCF 296-300-596
4. East Carolina 299-297-596
6. Florida State 304-299-603
7. Texas A&M (B) 306-307-613
8. UTSA 304-310-614
9. Rollins College 302-320-622
10. Redlands CC 321-319-640
11. Elon 318-328-646
12. Texas Pan American 334-355-689
Individual Results 1. Haley Mills, Kentucky 70-72-142 2. Sarah Harris, Kentucky 72-71-143 2. Katerina Ruzickova, Texas A&M 71-72-143 4. Lina Aguillon, Redlands CC 74-71-145 4. Katie Kirk, East Carolina 73-72-145
Virginia Results 10. Briana Mao 73-75-148 15. Lauren Coughlin 76-73-149 15. Lauren Diaz-Yi 73-76-149 15. Alex Hershberger* 77-72-149 24. Elizabeth Brightwell 76-74-150 28. Evie Dole* 80-72-152 32. Portland Rosen 79-74-153 45. Kaira Martin* 76-81-157 * Competing as a non-scoring individual
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