GREENVILLE, S.C. – Despite gusty winds throughout the day, UNC Greensboro’s Sofia Aidemark fired a first round 77 to sit tied for 19th in the individual standings after the opening round at the 2006 Lady Paladin Invitational at Furman GC.
As a team, UNCG sits in 15th place after shooting a team score of 325. Northwestern leads the team standings at 302, followed by August State at 304. East Tennessee State is third at 306, with South Florida a shot back, and UNC Wilmington one more back at 308.
Aidemark sits seven shots off of the pace as only three of 89 golfers broke par in the blustery conditions on Friday. Northwestern’s Alice Kim and Coastal Carolina’s Araceli Felgueroso lead the way at two-under par 70. UNC Wilmington’s Carmen Perez is third after firing one-under par 71.
The second round is slated for Saturday morning.
TEAM SCORING: Northwestern 302, Augusta State 304, East Tennessee State 306, South Florida 307, UNC Wilmington 308, TCU 310, Furman 311, Memphis 311, Florida International 314, Mississippi 318, Winthrop 320, Wofford 320, Coastal Carolina 321, Mississippi State 323, UNCG 325, Minnesota 329, Kennesaw State 336.
Top 10: T-1. Alice Kim (Northwestern) 70, T-1. Araceli Felgueroso (Coastal Carolina) 70, 3. Carmen Perez (UNC Wilmington) 71, T-4. Amanda Smith (Augusta State) 74, T-4. Stacey Tate (Memphis) 74, T-4. Erin Wells (Wofford) 74, T-4. Sinedad O’Sullivan (East Tennessee State), T-8. Emile Geury (Augusta State) 75, T-8. Gennifer Mendez (USF) 75; T-8. Catherine Matranga (TCU) 75, T-8. Susan Nam (Florida International) 75.
Other UNCG golfers: T-19. Sofia Aidemark 77, T-54. Ashley Mylton 81, T-69. Gabby DiMora 83, T-74. Annelie Weimenhog 84, T-79. Brittany Hofmeister 86.
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