Auburn Women's Golf In 16th After Day 1 In New Orleans

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Feb. 24, 2013

NEW ORLEANS, La. - The No. 29 Auburn women's golf team finished its first day of play in the Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate in 16th with a 14-over 302. Marta Sanz led the Tigers in the first round with an even-par 72.

Hosted by Tulane, the Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate is a 54-hole tournament played at the English Turn Golf and Country Club in New Orleans, La. The par 72 course is playing at 6,105 yards for the tournament.

Junior Marta Sanz led the Tigers in the first round with an even-par 72 tied for 20th, and Diana Fernandez carded a 2-over 74 tied for 41st.

"Marta had a solid round, and Diana put together a round that she has been working for," said head coach Kim Evans.

Senior Carlie Yadloczky finished tied for 63rd with a 4-over 76, and freshmen Alex Harrell and Jamie Yun carded 8-over 80s to finish tied for 85th in the first round.

Tulane leads the tournament with a 6-under 282 in the first round. Duke and UCLA are tied for second with 5-under 283s, and Alabama is in fourth with a 3-under 285. Florida is in fifth with a 2-under 286.

Individually, Tulane's Emily Pentilla is in first with a 5-under 65, and Tulane's Gemma Dryburgh and Alabama's Stephanie Meadow are tied for second with 4-under 68s. A three-way tie for fourth is shared among Texas's Desiree Dubreuil, Florida's Camilla Hedbery and UCLA's Lee Lopez with 3-under 69s.

"We are learning a lot as a team, but not executing," said Evans. "We're going to continue to work hard."

Play will continue at 9 a.m CT on Monday with a shotgun start. Live scoring is available at www.golfstat.com.

TEAM RESULTS
1- Tulane - 282--282 (-6)
T2 - Duke - 283--283 (-5)
T2 - UCLA - 283--283 (-5)
4 - Alabama - 285--285 (-3)
5 - Florida - 286--286 (-2)
6 - USC - 287--287 (-1)
7 - Baylor - 290--290 (+2)
8 - LSU - 291--291 (+3)
T9 - Texas - 294--294 (+6)
T9 - Oklahoma State - 294--294 (+6)
11 - Purdue - 295--295 (+7)
12 - Texas A&M - 296--296 (+8)
T13 - Oregon - 298--298 (+10)
T13 - Texas-San Antonio - 298--298 (+10)
15 - Ohio State - 299--299 (+11)
16 - Auburn - 302--302 (+14)
17 - Colorado - 303--303 (+15)
18 - Tulsa - 306--306 (+18)

INDIVIDUAL RESULTS
T20 - Marta Sanz - 72--72 (E)
T41 - Diana Fernandez - 74--74 (+2)
T63 - Carlie Yadloczky - 76--76 (+4)
T85 - Alex Harrell - 80--80 (+8)
T85 - Jamie Yun - 80--80 (+8)