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Seminole Women’s Golf Team Completes Play At UCF Challenge

March 10, 2009




SORRENTO, Fla. –
Senior All-American Caroline Westrup finished in a tie for 21st place and the Florida State women’s golf team finished in 17th place as competition in the UCF Challenge at Red Tail Golf Club came to a close on Tuesday. Westrup carded her second sub-par round of the tournament as she finished the event with a one over par total of 217.

UCLA won the team title as the Bruins roared from behind to defeat Arizona State by seven strokes. The Bruins trailed by one stroke after the first two rounds and outshot the Sun Devils by eight strokes in the final round to gain the team win. Stephanie Kono of UCLA won the individual title as she carded a six-under par score of 66 in the final round to take a one stroke victory over Jessica Yadloczky of Florida who had held the individual lead for the first two rounds of the event.

Westrup played well in the first and third rounds of the event as she carded one-under par scores of 71 over the first 18 and third 18 holes of the event. She shot a four-over par 75 in the second round which effectively took her out of a chance to finish in the top 10 of the individual standings.

Sophomore Macarena Silva, who carded a two-under par 70 in the second round, finished with a 76 in the third round and completed the event with a three-over par score of 219. She was one-under par after two rounds and finished at four over par for the event. Silva finished in a tie for 28th place in the individual standings.

Freshman Whitney Wenglasz played well in the third event of her Seminole career. She carded scores of 75 in the first round and 76 in the third round as she finished as the third highest placing Seminole in the event. Junior Lacey Agnew carded three scores in the 70’s while senior Sara Young played her best golf in the third round with a total of 79 and a three round total of 242.

The Seminoles continue their spring schedule as they travel to the Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational at the University of Texas on March 20-22.

UCF Challenge/Red Tail Golf Club/March 8-10, 2009
Sorrento, Fla./Par 72/Final Florida State Results
17/18.  Florida State       298   300   302   900
T21.    Caroline Westrup    71    75    71    217
T18.    Macarena Silva      73    70    76    219
T74.    Whitney Wenglasz    75    78    76    229
T79.    Lacey Agnew         79    77    79    235
T92.    Sara Young          81    82    79    242

UCF Challenge/Red Tail Golf Club/March 8-10, 2009
Sorrento, Fla./Par 72/Final Team Results
1.   UCLA               850   T10.  Pepperdine      882
2.   Arizona State      857   T10.  Purdue          882
3.   Oklahoma State     861   12.   Arizona         883
4.   Southern Cal.      872   13.   Duke            884
5.   Auburn             874   14.   Alabama         885
T6.  Florida            877   15.   Texas           887
T6.  Louisiana State    877   16.   Vanderbilt      890
8.   Tennessee          880   17.   Florida State   900
9.   North Carolina     881   18.   UCF             823

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