Jags Move To 15th In Day Two Of NCAA Raleigh Regional

Jags Move To 15th In Day Two Of NCAA Raleigh Regional

GRU Augusta cards a 309 (+21) in round two, Caballer Hernani and Nyqvist lead Jaguars in a tie for 37th


RALEIGH, N.C. – The No. 47 GRU Augusta women's golf team moved to 15th place with a 309 (+21) in the second round of the NCAA East Regional in Raleigh, N.C., at the Lonnie Poole Golf Course on Friday.

 

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The Jags finished round one on Thursday in a tie for 12th place – shooting a 15-over 303 to start the 54-hole, 18-team event and they slid to 15th with a 309 (+21) after 36 holes. GRU Augusta is 36 strokes over par overall and sits 31 shots off of the leader – No. 2 South Carolina (+5).

 

GRU Augusta began on the back nine in round two on Friday and sophomores Teresa Caballer Hernani and Josefine Nyqvist are leading the Jaguars – sharing a tie for 37th after round two.

 

Caballer Hernani shot the best round for GRU in the second outing with a 74 (+2) with four birdies and Nyqvist posted a five-plus 77 with two birdies.

 

Sophomore Eunice Yi picked up four strokes with her 78 (+6) and is tied for 43rd, while freshman Sonya Knebel sits in a tie for 77th with an eight-over 80 in the second round. Sophomore Jessica Haigwood rounds out the Jags in a tie for 80th with her round-two 82 (+10).

 

Round two begins tomorrow with another 18 holes of regional play. Live scoring continues at Golfstat.com.

 

The regional field is made up of 29 automatic qualifiers – earned by winning a conference championship – and 43 at-large bids, which are determined using Golfstat's team rankings. The top 6 teams after 54 holes at each regional will advance to the May 22-27 NCAA Championship at Concession Golf Club in Bradenton, Fla.

JAGUARS AT NCAA EAST RALEIGH REGIONAL (Thru Round Two)

15

GRU Augusta

303

309

612

T37

Teresa Caballer Hernani (2)

77

74

151

T37

Josefine Nyqvist (4)

74

77

151

T43

Eunice Yi (1)

74

78

152

T77

Sonya Knebel (5)

79

80

159

T80

Jessica Haigwood (3)

78

82

160

 

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