Pack just four shots out of third place after first round
Wolfpack places third overall and second among six ACC teams
Ana Menendez fired a 2-under 70 to lead NC State on Saturday.
The team leader board remains crowded with nine teams between third and 11th place separated by only four shots.
Vivian Tsui led the charge Thursday with a 1-under 71 for the Wolfpack.
2013-14 - Sophomore Season: Competed in six tournaments, averaging 77.2 for 19 rounds ... Placed 36th at UNC Invite in October, highlighted by a season-best round of 72 on the final day ... Competed in the NCAA East Regional, shooting +11 and placing 79th ... Played with Wolfpack at NCAA Championship in Tulsa, the program's second appearance at the national tournament in school history.
2012-13 - Freshman Season: Played in four tournaments (one as an individual) after joining joining the team for the spring portion of the season ... Averaged 77.6 for 12 rounds ... Tied for 23rd during collegiate debut at LSU Golf Classic in March ... Shot season-best 73 on her second round as a college player ... Finished 22nd at the ACC Championship.
Before State: A newcomer who brings a wealth of international playing experience to the Wolfpack ... Since 2009, she has represented both Germany and Scotland in competition ... She has twice represented her native Scotland in the Home International Matches (2009-10) ... Also competed in the 2010 European Girls Championships in Denmark and the British Girls Championship ... Since 2009, she has won 26 tournament titles, including 13 in 2010 and six in 2011.
Personal: Enrolled at NC State in January 2013 ... Father, Gerry, is the head golf professional at the Bad Griesbach Resort in Germany ... Was born in Scotland and moved to Germany at three months old ... Started playing golf when she was eight ... Also played volleyball ... Holds a purple belt in karate ... Plays the saxophone.