PINEHURST, N.C. -- Behind Ashley Parrott's eighth-place standing, UNC Greensboro is sitting seventh after two rounds at the Pinehurst Challenge women's golf tournament held at Pinehurst No. 8.
The Spartans enter Tuesday's final round 13 shots back of team leader Maryland. Iowa, Mississippi State and UNC Wilmington are tied for second at 620, eight shots off the pace.
Parrott fired a 77 on Monday, just her third sub-80 round this season. She shot an opening round 76 on Sunday. Teammate Ashley Mylton is tied for 15th, while Jenna Schmidt is tied for 29th place.
Washington State's Anastasia Kostina leads the tournament with a two-round total 147. She fired even-par 72 on Monday to lead Maryland's Katie Trotter by two shots entering the final round on Tuesday.
TEAM RESULTS: Maryland 612, Iowa 620, UNC Wilmington 620, Mississippi State 620, College of Charleston 623, Washington State 622, UNC Greensboro 625, East Carolina 627, Miami 637, Coastal Carolina 639, Winthrop 639, Jacksonville State 642, Xavier 646, Western Michigan 647, James Madison 647, Arkansas State 654, Marshall 683, Charleston Southern 701. (Scandanavia Amateur 646).
TOP 10: 1. Anastasia Kostina (Washington State) 75-72=147; 2. Katie Trotter (Maryland) 74-75=149; T-3. Angie Hill (College of Charleston) 77-73=150; T-3. Katie Stepanek (Maryland) 73-77=150; T-3. Michelle Jarman (UNC Wilmington) 72-78=150; 6. Stephanie Noser (UNC Wilmington) 77-74=151; 7. Tyrette Metzendorf (Iowa) 76-76=152; T-8. Amy Eneroth (Washington State) 76-77=153; T-8. Jessica Reno (Maryland) 77-76=153; T-8. Ashley Parrott (UNCG) 76-77=153.
OTHER UNCG Golfers: T-15. Ashley Mylton 79=76=155; T-29. Jenna Schmidt 76-82=158; T-46. Lacy Miller 78-83=151; T-58. Gabby DiMora 82-81=163.
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