UNCG still third after two rounds, DiMora pulls into contention
PINEHURST, N.C. – UNC Greensboro shot a team score of 307 to stay in the hunt and maintain its third place standing after two rounds at the Pinehurst Challenge, hosted by College of Charleston.
East Tennessee State still holds the team lead after shooting 304 on Monday. The Lady Bucs have a four-shot lead over East Carolina and a nine-shot lead over UNCG and Chattanooga.
UNCG’s best round of the day came from Gabby DiMora, who carded a 73 to pull into a four-way tie for sixth place. She sits three shots off the lead, which is co-held by College of Charleston’s Steffi Kirchmayr and East Tennessee State’s Laura Jansone at 148. Jansone carded an even-par 72 on Monday to pull into a tie with Kirchmayr, who held a share of the lead after the first round.
UNCG’s Ashley Mylton is tied for 11th after carding a 76 on Monday and sits five shots back. The Spartans’ Erica Creed is six shots back after her second consecutive 77.
Tuesday’s final round gets underway at 9 am with a shotgun start.
TEAM SCORING: East Tennessee State 611, East Carolina 615, UNCG 620, Chattanooga 620, Augusta State 624, Oregon State 624, College of Charleston 627, Georgia State 627, South Florida 630, Boise State 632, Coastal Carolina 634, Western Carolina 636, Maryland 638, Texas State 639, James Madison 639, Texas State 639, Stetson 643, Jacksonville State 646, Penn State 646, Memphis 659, Bucknell 663, Charleston Southern 663.
Top 10: T-1. Steffi Kirchmayr (College of Charleston) 73-75=148; T-1. Laura Jansone (East Tennessee State) 76-72=148; T-3. Emma deGroot (Chattanooga) 75-74=149; T-3. Lucy Gould (East Tennessee State) 75-74=149; T-6. Iliska Verwey (Georgia State) 77-74=151; T-6. Martha Burkard (Oregon State) 78-73=151; T-6. Gabby DiMora (UNCG) 78-73=151; T-6. Gennifer Mendez (South Florida) 75-76=151; 10. Christine Wolf (Chattanooga) 73-79=152.
UNCG Golfers: T-11. Ashley Mylton 77-76=153; T-14. Erica Creed 77-77=154; T-61. Annelie Weimenhog 81-81=162; T-77. Ashley Parrott 81-84=165.
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