Oct. 26, 2014
Four golfers stand among the top-10 overall and the Georgetown University women's golf team fired an 11-over par in the second round to take a 14-shot lead after the first day of play at the University of Delaware Invitational, being played at the par 72, 6,180-yard Rehoboth Beach Country Club.
The tournament closes out with 18 holes on Sunday. Teams will tee off at 8 a.m.
The Hoyas posted a 36-hole score of 34-over par 610 during two rounds on Saturday, shooting a 23-over par 311 in the morning, but bouncing back with an 11-over par 299, the best round in the 10-team field.
After two rounds, Georgetown holds a 14-shot lead over Penn (48-over par 624) and host Delaware, in third place at 52-over par 628. Towson is fourth (61-over par 637) and Richmond is fifth (69-over par 645).
Four Georgetown golfers are among the top-10 overall and all five are among the top-15, led by juniors Mackenzie Boydston (Keller, Texas/Nolan Catholic), who is in third place in the field of 55 golfers at 8-over par 152. She posted consecutive scores of 4-over par 76.
Freshman Jacquelyn Eleey (Quincy, Mass./The Taft School) and junior Patricia Lee (Lone Tree, Colo./Highlands Ranch) are tied for fourth place with scores of 9-over par 153. Eleey carded scores of 9-over par 81 but bounced back with a team-best even-par 72 in the second round. Lee went 5-over par 77 and 4-over par 76, respectively.
Freshman Lauren Gros (Windermere, Fla./Windermere Prep) is in seventh place at 10-over par 154. She posted two-straight rounds of 5-over par 77, respectively.
Senior Liz DiVincentis (Durham, Conn./Coginchaug Regional), who fired a 3-over par 75 in the second round, is tied for 11th place at 14-over par 158.
Freshman Christine Schmitt (Pittsford, N.Y./Mercy), competing as an individual, is tied for 36th place at 23-over par 167.