Top 10 duo leads UNCG to fourth at Pinehurst Challenge
PINEHURST, N.C. – Ashley Mylton and Gabby DiMora both recorded Top 10 finishes as UNC Greensboro wound up in a tie for fourth at the Pinehurst Challenge on Tuesday.
The Spartans carded a team score of 307 on Tuesday to finish at 927, tied with Georgia State and Oregon State. East Carolina won the tournament with a tournament record 910, 10 shots better than East Tennessee State.
Mylton shot a 76 and DiMora shot a 78 on Tuesday to both finish tied for 10th place at 229. It was DiMora’s first career Top 10 finish, while Mylton logged her sixth career Top 10 finish. College of Charleston’s Steffi Kirchmayr won the tournament with a tournament record 217, four shots better than second place Emelie Lind of East Carolina.
UNCG returns to action on March 28 when it co-hosts the Bryan National Collegiate at Bryan Park GC.
TEAM SCORING: East Carolina 910, East Tennessee State 920, Augusta State 924, Georgia State 927, Oregon State 927, UNCG 927, Chattanooga 929, College of Charleston 935, Maryland 936, South Florida 940, Coastal Carolina 940, Western Carolina 943, Boise State 946, Jacksonville State 952, Stetson 952, James Madison 953, Texas State 959, Penn State 962, Memphis 962, Charleston Southern 978.
Top 10: 1. Steffi Kirchmayr (College of Charleston) 73-75-69=217; 2. Emelie Lind (East Carolina) 75-74-72=221; 3. Emma deGroot (Chattanooga) 75-74-74=223; T-4. Laura Jansone (East Tennessee State) 76-72-77=225; T-4. Martha Burkard (Oregon State); 6. Iliska Verwey (Georgia State) 77-74-75=226; T-7. Ana Maria Puche (East Carolina) 78-76-73=227; T-7. Lucy Gould (East Tennessee State) 75-74-78=227; 9. Gennifer Mendez (South Florida) 75-76-77=228; T-10. Araceli Felgueroso (Coastal Carolina) 81-74-74=229; T-10. Emilie Geury (Augusta State) 82-71-76=229; T-10. Ashley Mylton (UNCG) 77-76-76=229; T-10. Christine Wolf (Chattanooga) 73-79-77=229; T-10. Cara Freeman (Oregon State) 81-73-75=229; T-10. Gabby DiMora (UNCG) 78-73-78=229.
UNCG Golfers: T-16. Erica Creed 77-77-76=230; T-54. Annelie Weimenhog 81-81-77=239; T-90. Ashley Parrott 81-84-82=247.
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