Women's Golf Swings Into Action At Mercedes-Benz
The women’s golf team is competing in back-to-back weekends for the first and only time during the fall as NC State will take part in the Mercedes-Benz Women’s Collegiate Championships hosted by Tennessee in Knoxville this weekend. The three-day, 54-hole tournament runs Friday, October 16 through Sunday, October 18 from Fox Den Country Club (Par 72, 6,058 yards).
Last year, NC State's Lauren Doughtie set a tournament record with a -7 score to win her first collegiate tournament. The Wolfpack tied for second in the team standings as LSU took home the team title.
Participating Teams: Arkansas, Chattanooga, Florida, Furman, Kent State, Kentucky, Louisiana State, Louisville, Mississippi, NC State, Notre Dame, Ohio State, South Carolina, TCU, Tennessee, Tulane, Texas San Antonio and Wake Forest
Tee Times: Each day will begin at 9 a.m., off #1 and #10 tees. NC State is scheduled to tee off Friday at 9 a.m. from No. 10 tee. Should multiple teams finish in a tie for first, a playoff hole will be played.
Team Low Round: 281 - LSU (2008)
Team Low Total: 865 - Florida (2007), LSU (2008)
Individual Low Round: 66 - Shauna Estes, Georgia (1998)
Individual Low Total: 209 - Lauren Doughtie, NC State (2008)
Live scoring: Available at www.Golfstat.com
NC State projected starting lineup:
#1 Emily Street
#2 Brooke Baker
#3 Meghan Chapman
#4 Julie Saleeby
#5 Kathleen Strandberg
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