Women's Golf Finishes Tied for 12th at Tar Heel Invite
Oct. 14, 2012
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – The University of Kentucky women’s golf team concluded their play at the 2012 Tar Heel Invitational on Sunday, finishing tied for 12th with a final score of 46-over-par. The Wildcats recorded their lowest round of the tournament with a 12-over-par, 300. The field was loaded with competitive teams, including 13 schools in the nation’s top-50 according to www.golfstat.com.
Junior Liz Breed was the high finisher for the Cats, placing tied for 32nd at 9-over-par. Breed recorded two birdies on the back nine, carding a 6-over-par on the final day.
Cylia Damerau posted a final round of 3-over-par to conclude her week, finishing tied for 38th at 11-over. The freshman tallied two birdies on Sunday and converted an eagle on the par 5 third hole to highlight her afternoon.
Senior Betsie Johnson completed the event with her best round of 1-over-par, 73. Johnson recorded a team-high three birdies on the day with all of them coming on the front nine. She concluded the tournament at 11-over and was tied for 82nd
Next up for UK is the Alamo Invitational Oct. 28-30 in San Antonio, Texas. For live scoring of the event please visit golfstat.com. For more information on the University of Kentucky women’s golf team please visit UKathletics.com.
2012 Tar Heel Invitational
Oct. 12-14, Chapel Hill, N.C.
UNC Finley Golf Course
Par 72 – 6,285 yards
T32. Liz Breed – 75 – 72 – 78 (+9)
T38. Cylia Damerau – 76 – 76 – 75 (+11)
T47. Sarah Harris – 77 – 78 – 74 (+13)
T73. Meghan McDougal – 77 – 79 – 79 (+19)
T82. Betsie Johnson – 82 – 83 – 73 (+22)
T12. KENTUCKY – 305 – 305 – 300 (+46)