Women's Golf Concludes Mercedes-Benz Women's Championship With 937
Oct. 18, 2009
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - The University of Kentucky women's golf team concluded the Mercedes-Benz Women's Championship at Fox Den C.C. in Knoxville, Tenn., with a 17th-place 937 (322-309-306) Sunday.
Freshman Ashleigh Albrecht recorded the Cat's low round of the event with a 13-over-par 229 (82-72-75). Albrecht's even-par 72 in the second round marked Kentucky's low performance of the tournament. With a 75 on the final day, Albrecht also recorded the team's low score in the last round.
Betsie Johnson posted a 231 (78-77-76) on the tournament and the freshman shot Kentucky's low score in the first round with a 78.
Host No. 18 Tennessee took the tournament title, shooting a 4-over-par 868 (283-291-294). Nathalie Mansson was the top individual with a 3-under-par 213 (71-71-71). Mansson defeated Louisville's Larua Anderson (72-70-71) in a five-hole sudden-death playoff.
Kentucky returns to action Nov. 2-3 in Austin, Texas at the Challenge at Onion Creek. The tournament marks the final event of the fall season.
Stay tuned to UKathletics.com for complete coverage of the women's golf team.