September 29, 2013

Women's Golf Team Moves Up One Spot At Lander Lady Bearcat Invitational

HILTON HEAD, South Carolina – ( – The University of North Georgia women's golf team moved up one spot to finish 15th out of 18 teams at the Lander Lady Bearcat Invitational held at the par-72, 5,864-yard, Old South Golf Course.  UNG fired a final round 327 anchored by a 79 (+7) by Abbey Gill

Flagler earned team honors after registering a 294-301—595.  Alazne Urizar of SCAD-Savannah was crowned medalist after carding a three under 72-69—141 highlighted by sub-par final round.

Carrilee Hiers earned a top-50 finish in the 88-golfer field as she posted a 79-82—161.  Taylor Allen (80-83—163) and Gill) 84=79—163) finished with identical scores of 163 which placed the duo in a tie for 54thCasey Truelove capped the Nighthawks' scoring with a final round 83 which was five shots better than her opening round 88.

North Georgia (330-327—657) finished four strokes ahead of Coker after trailing the Cobras by a single shot at the midway point.  UNG also outpaced Young Harris (373-372—745) and Eckerd (374-382—756).

UNG returns to action on October 21-22 when the team makes the trek to Dade City, Fla. to take part in Saint Leo's Fall Invitational.