files/MDSB-GBR490x110-Oct2015.jpg files/0 (4).jpg
High Country News, Weather, and Bulletins

Todays ForecastToday:
53°F | 56°F | 60%
Tomorrows ForecastTomorrow:
46°F | 64°F | 20%
  Swap Shop Online
Home Sports Weather Classifieds Jobs Real Estate Autos
Smith Claims Victory at Winthrop Intercollegiate PDF Print
Written by Staff Reports   
Sunday, 09 October 2011 14:02

Junior Lauren Smith (Salisbury, N.C./UNCG) carded a 71-78=149 (+5) to win the individual medal at the Winthrop Intercollegiate on Sunday at the Rock Hill Country Club. The Mountaineers placed fourth at the event with a  313-310=623 (+47).

Smith earned her first-career win by one stroke over Gardner-Webb’s Meghan Allum and Sammy Vass.
Rumbidzai Masamvu (Harare, Zimbabwe/Dominican Convent) improved from the first to second rounds with a 79-75=154 (+10) for eighth place.
Mimi Burke (Mooresville, N.C./Cannon School) carded an 81-79=160 (+16) and Yue Xu (Beijing, China/HuiJia Private School) bounced back from a first-round 82 with a 78 on Sunday to tie with Burke for 17th place.
Brittany Zachrich (Hickory, N.C./Montreat) tied for 30th with an 83-84=167 (+23).
GWU claimed the team title at 615 (+39), first strokes ahead of host Winthrop. Presbyterian placed third at 621, just two strokes ahead of Appalachian.
Representing the Southern Conference, The Citadel placed eighth at 672 (+96).
The Mountaineers return to action on Oct. 17-18 in Charleston, S.C. for the Wendy’s Charleston Southern Intercollegiate.
NOTES: Smith’s 71 on Saturday was the lowest round of the season for ASU ... She is the second App to earn an individual win this fall, following Xu’s title at the Terrier Intercollegiate.


Prev ArticleNext Article
Share This Article:
Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email