Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Charlotte Thomas just outside top 10 in California

US college round-up  by Colin Farquharson
Charlotte Thomas (Washington University), a candidate for a place in the GB and I Curtis Cup team to play the United States at Dun Laoghaire GC, nr Dublin in June, was in joint 13th place in a field of 68 at the end of the first day of the Bay Area Intercollegiate tournament at Meadow Golf Club, Fairfax, California.
Over a par-72 course of 6,112yd, Charlotte, pictured above, had a two-over-par 74 with a birdie at the short 11th and bogeys at the sixth, ninth and 14th.
Joint leaders are Erin Harper (Indiana) and Alexis Keating.

Eilidh and Daisy-May sharing 39th spot at Lady Eagle Invitational 

Eilidh Watson (Stetson) from Dollar and Daisy-May Kenny (West Florida) from Purley are T39 in a field of 60 at the Lady Eagle Invitational at Hattiesburg Country Club, Mississippi.
They both shot 80 in the first and 80 again in the second round fo 60.
Dolores Brown (McNeese State) from Royal Cinque Ports, Kent is on 152 (75-77) and Anglo-Scot Paige Kemp (Stetson) on 153 (75-78).
Two Barry University players lead - Tilda Larsson (73-73) on 146, a shot ahead of team-mate Maria Paolo Fiorio (73-74)
They are playing a par-72 course of 6,228yd.

Kimberley had an 88 in tough Texas conditions

Aboyne's Kimberley Beveridge (Tyler Junior College) shot an 88 to be T41 after one round of the Texona Chevy Dealers Intercollegiate at Tanglewood Resort, Pottsboro in Texas.

Tough scoring conditions for this one - Glory Jangthongsiri (West Texas A and M) leads with a 77.

Rachel Walker (Old Dominion) had rounds of 77 and 81 for 158 at the UNF Collegiate at Jacksonville Golf and Country Club, Florida.
Laura Gomez (James Madison) (70-72) and Sophia Schubert (Texas) (72-70) share lead on 142 over a par-72 course of 6,002yd.