AUGUSTA, Ga. - UNC Greensboro's Courtney Taylor recorded her second consecutive top-10 finish as the Spartans finished in sixth place Monday at the Administaff Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate women's golf tournament.
Taylor, a freshman from Gastonia, N.C., shot a final round 77 to finish at 226 and in a tie for sixth place. Coastal Carolina's Airuka Felgueroso claimed individual honors, rallying with a final round 68 after beginning the round in ninth place. She finished four shots ahead of Coastal Carolina's Brittany Henderson and Augusta State's Tamara Luccioli, who led entering the day.
Coastal Carolina won the team title with a score of 891, running away from the field on the final day thanks to Henderson and Felgueroso, In fact, the Chants had all five players finish in the Top 10 to pull away from tournament host Augusta State, which finished second with a 906. UNCG finished sixth at 934 after a final round 319.
UNCG returns to action March 22 at the Pinehurst Challenge, which will be played on Pinehurst No. 6.
TEAM SCORING: Coastal Carolina 891, Augusta State 906, UNC Wilmington 926, Western Carolina 931, Middle Tennessee State 933, UNCG 934, Southern Mississippi 935, Wofford 937, Lamar 947, Troy 948, William & Mary 954, Charleston Southern 954, Mercer 986, UAB 989.
Top 10: 1. Airuka Felgueroso (Coastal Carolina) 74-77-68=219; T-2. Brittany Henderson (Coastal Carolina) 75-73-75=223; T-2. Tamara Luccioli (Augusta State) 72-75-76=223; T-4. Soida Hagsund (UNC Wilmington); T-4. Olivia Jordan-Higgins (Charleston Southern) 77-72-75=224; T-6. Taylor Slagle (Coastal Carolina) 74-75-77=226; T-6. Josefine Sundh (Western Carolina) 78-73-75=226; T-6. Courtney Taylor (UNCG) 77-72-77=226; 9. Natalie Willie (Augusta State) 72-82-73=227; T-10. Jessica Alexander (Coastal Carolina) 78-76-74=228; T-10. Alicia Greer (Coastal Carolina) 79-75-74=228.
Other UNCG Golfers: T-25. Erica Creed 76-74-84=234; T=37. Ana Martinez 82-76-80=238; T-40. Sofia Aidemark 82-78-79=239; T-50. Annelie Weimenhog 84-76-83=243.
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