March 15, 2013
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The University of Kentucky women’s golf team is in eighth place after round one of the Insperity Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate, carding an 18-over-par, 306. The Cats are 16 strokes off the leader Vanderbilt, who paces the 18-team field at 2-over-par. Just seven shots separate UK and third place Texas, who is 11-over.
Freshman Cylia Damerau played an impressive round for the Wildcats, firing a team-low 1-over-par, 73 and is tied for fifth overall. Damerau posted a team-best 13 pars on the afternoon and sank a birdie on each the front and back nine. She is just four strokes off the overall leader, who sits at 3-under.
Senior Betsie Johnson also turned in a solid round for UK, carding a 3-over-par, 75. Johnson recorded two birdies on the day and is tied for 16th overall.
Seniors Ashleigh Albrecht and Heather Lott both charted a 7-over-par, 79 and are tied for 43rd. Junior Liz Breed is tied for 63rd at 9-over, while freshman Sarah Harris, who is competing as an individual, is tied for 33rd at 6-over-par.
Round two of the tournament will resume on Saturday beginning at 9 a.m. ET from holes No. 1 and 10. For live scoring of the event please visit www.golfstat.com. For more information on the University of Kentucky women’s golf team please visit UKathletics.com.
2013 Insperity Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate
March 15-17, Augusta, Ga.
Forest Hills Golf Club
T5. Cylia Damerau – 73 (+1)
T16 Betsie Johnson – 75 (+3)
T43. Ashleigh Albrecht – 79 (+7)
T43. Heather Lott – 79 (+7)
T63. Liz Breed – 81 (+9)
*T33. Sarah Harris – 78 (+6)
8. Kentucky – 306 (+18)