Tuesday, February 02, 2016

Another top 10 USA finish by Meghan 

MacLaren as Florida Inter gain 4th place
 Florida International Panthers line-up. Meghan MacLaren is dead centre in the group picture. Not sure which one is another English student, Sophie Godley.

LECANTO, Florida – Fourth year Florida International University student  Meghan MacLaren from Wellingborough, Cambridge led the Panthers with a one-over-par 145 par to place eighthindividually , as the FIU women's golf team finished fourth in the Florida Challenge  on Monday.
The one-day, two-round event took place at Black Diamond Ranch on the Quarry Course (par-72, 6,114 yards). The Panthers shot a 606 (30-over-par) to finish fourth overall behind No. 12 Florida (571), Florida State (583) and UCF (600).
MacLaren, a six-time winner on the US women's college golf circuit,  recorded her third top-10 finish of the 2015-2016 season followed by junior Coralia Arias (T-13th at six-over, 150), senior Carla Jane (T-20th at 10-over, 154), junior Camila Serrano (T-27th at 13-over, 157) and sophomore Katerina Krasova (T-39th at 21-over, 165). 

Senior Sophie Godley from Notts finished tied for 27th (13-over, 157) playing as an individual.

FIU will next head to Coral Gables for the Miami Invitational Feb. 29 through March 2.

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You can view all the team and individual scores by clicking on "Florida Challenge" in the following link: