HILTON HEAD, S.C. -- Brown's women's golf team emerged from its winter hibernation to open its spring season at the Low Country Intercollegiate, played at the par-72, 5,853 yard Moss Creek South Course. The Bears placed 11th overall on rounds of 346-329--675.
Pacing the Brown squad was senior captain Susan Restrepo, who shot 87-79--166 to place 33rd individually. Junior Megan Tuohy was close behind at 167 on rounds of 86-81.
Appalachian State captured the team title with a two-round 616 to win the event by nine strokes. Samford finished second with 316-309--625, while the host team, Wofford took third with a 321-319--640. Gardner-Webb 315-329--644 took fourth, and SCAD 325-321--646 rounded out the top five. Richmond and Presbyterian finished tied for sixth with a 651, Western Kentucky (654), Radford (661), Winthrop (670), Brown (675), Tennessee Tech (684), The Citadel (686) and USC Upstate (688) completed the 14 team field.
The Bears are back in action next week, March 28-29, at the University of California-Monterey Tournament.
Pictured: Susan restrepo '11. photo by dspics.com