Feb. 10, 2018
Tallahassee, Fla. – Coastal Carolina women’s golf team shot a 287 on the final day of the Florida State Match Up to finish tied for third with a three-day total nine-under 855 (284-284-287).
The nine-under that was posted ties the best three-day, 54 hole score in the history of the program. CCU also shot a nine-under 855 at the Pinehurst Challenge back in October of last season.
Malene Krolboll Hansen paced the Chants efforts with a seven-under 209 (69-70-70) and finished third in the event.
Marie Lunackova had one of her best events of her career. She finished the event tied for eighth after shooting a three-under 213 (69-69-75).
Frantiska Lunackova rebounded during today’s final round and shot a two-under 70 to complete the event with an even par 216 (74-72-70). She finished tied for 15th.
Stephanie Henning finished off her solid performance with an even par 72 in today’s round. She finished the event tied for 20th after her one-over par 217 (72-73-72). Sena Ersoy finished the event tied for 37th. She shot a five-over 77 in today’s round and finished the event nine-over par with a 225 (75-73-77).
CCU was tied with 16th-ranked Virginia who also finished nine-under.
CCU finished seven strokes behind event champion South Carolina. The Gamecocks finished with a 16 under par 848. Michigan State finished second, only two shots in front of CCU with an 11-under par 853.
The Chanticleers finished ahead of the host and 31st-ranked Florida State (+4), while the SEC’s Missouri finished sixth (+10). Also finishing behind CCU were number 37 Notre Dame (+20), 50th-ranked Kentucky (+21) and 30th ranked Texas A&M (+26).
Princeton (+28), Minnesota (+38) and Columbia (+58) were also in the event.
Next up for the women’s program will be the Hurricane Invitational hosted by Miami University in Coral Gables, Fla. The event is scheduled for March 5-8.
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