Jags Shoot Their Best Round To Finish Eighth At Lady Buckeye Invitational

Jags Shoot Their Best Round To Finish Eighth At Lady Buckeye Invitational

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The No. 30 nationally ranked Augusta Jaguars finished in eighth place out of 12 teams at the Lady Buckeye Invitational on Sunday afternoon after firing a 298 (+10) for their best round of the tournament.

LIVE SCORING

No. 14 Kent State held on to their lead from day one and won the event on the par 72, 6,319 yard course at 14-over par. Ohio State tied with Indiana for second 19-over par, Michigan State finished fourth (+24), and Illinois and Iowa ended in a knot for fifth place.

No. 30 nationally-ranked Augusta began the final round in eighth place at 37 shots over par and turned in their low team score across the 54 holes of play.

Jags junior Josefine Nyqvist finished just outside the top 10 and tied for 11th eight shots over par with her second-straight 74 (+2).

Shooting her low round of the tournament, junior Eunice Yi shot 74 (+2) in round three to finish tied for 20th (+10) and junior Teresa Caballer Hernani ended up in 31st (+14) by shaving three strokes from round one to round three with a 74 (+2).

Junior Jessica Haigwood and freshman Cecilia Diez-Moliner each tied for 43rd (+20), and sophomore Sonya Knebel shot her low round of 79 to end up in 59th.

Camille Chevalier of Indiana won the individual title three-below par.

 

2016 LADY BUCKEYE SPRING INVITATIONAL – JAGUARS (Final Scores)

8

Augusta

308

305

+10

+47

T11

Josefine Nyqvist (3)

76

74

74

224

T20

Eunice Yi (2)

77

75

74

226

31

Teresa Caballer Hernani (1)

79

77

74

230

T43

Jessica Haigwood (4)

78

79

79

236

T43

Cecilia Diez-Moliner (6)

77

83

76

236

T59

Sonya Knebel (5)

81

83

79

243

 

TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

  • Dates: April 16-17, 2015
  • Site: Columbus, Ohio
  • Course: Scarlet Course, The Ohio State University Golf Club
  • Format: Saturday - 8:30 a.m. shotgun start / Sunday - 8:30 a.m. tee times from No. 1 & 10 Play 6, count 4
  • Yards: 6,319
  • Par: 72
  • Participating Teams (12): Augusta, Illinois, Indiana, Indianapolis, Iowa, Kent State. Maryland, Michigan State, Ohio State, Rutgers, Seton Hall, and Toledo.
 

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