PINEHURST, N.C. – UNC Greensboro finished in seventh place at the Pinehurst Challenge women’s golf tournament, hosted by the College of Charleston at Pinehurst No. 8.
Maryland led the team standings wire-to-wire, carding a team score of 917, to better UNC Wilmington and Mississippi by five shots. UNCG finished with a team score of 943 to finish three shots ahead of SoCon rival College of Charleston.
The Spartans were led by Ashley Mylton, who finished in a tie for 18th at 234. It was the fourth Top 20 finish this season for the sophomore from Charlotte, NC.
UNC Wilmington’s Michelle Jarman took individual honors for the second straight year. She shot a final-round 71 to rally from a difficult second round and win the title by two shots over College of Charleston’s Angie Hill.
The Spartans return to action on Friday, March 31 when they co-host the Bryan National at Bryan Park Golf Club.
TEAM STANDINGS: Maryland 917, UNC Wilmington 922, Mississippi State 922, Iowa 933, Washington State 935, East Carolina 939, UNCG 943, College of Charleston 946, Coastal Carolina 950, Jacksonville State 956, Miami 957, Western Michigan 962, Winthrop 963, James Madison 964, Xavier 979, Arkansas State 983, Marshall 1023, Charleston Southern 1042. (Scandanavia Amateur 966)
TOP 10: 1. Michelle Jarman (UNC Wilmington) 72-78-71=221; 2. Angie Hill (College of Charleston) 77-73-73=223; T-3. Anastasia Kostina (Washington State) 75-72-77=224; T-3. Katie Trotter (Maryland) 74-75-75=224; 5. Amanda Mathis (Mississippi State) 76-78=71=225; T-6. Stephanie Noser (UNC Wilmington) 77-74-76=227; T-6. Julia Huh (Mississippi State) 75-79-73=227; T-6. Jessica Reno (Maryland) 77-76-74=227; 9. Lene Krog (East Carolina) 78-76-75=229; T-10. Amy Riepma (Iowa) 77-78-75=230; T-10. Amy Eneroth (Washington State) 76-77-77=230.
OTHER UNCG Golfers: T-18. Ashley Mylton 79-76-79=123; T-23. Jenna Schmidt 76-82-78=236; T-23. Ashley Parrott 76-77-83=236; T-37. Lacy Miller 78-83-78=239; T-62. Gabby DiMora 82-81-83=246.
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