LSU's Madelene Sagstrom
Photo by:Alan Poizner
Women's Golf Finises Eighth at Tar Heel
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Published: October 14, 2012, 05:20 PM (CT)
by Kent Lowe (@LSUkent), Sr. Associate SID

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - LSU sophomore Madelene Sagstrom posted a top 10 finish as the Lady Tiger golf team concluded play in the Ruth's Chris Tar Heel Invitational Sunday at the Finley Golf Course at the University of North Carolina.

Sagstrom shot even par for the second straight day, with birdie on two of the last four holes, to finish at 2-over 218 for the 54-hole event (74-72-72). Sagstrom finished in a tie for seventh place. The individual winner was Isabelle Lendl of Florida who shot 3-under 69 in the final round to finish at 6-under 210, three shots better than the leader of the first two rounds, Hayley Davis of Baylor.

LSU as a team on the final day posted a 9-over 297 to finish at 29-over 893, good enough for an eighth place finish in the event. LSU had rounds of 294-302-297. North Carolina was the easy winner on their own home course with an 8-over 872 (288-293-291), 13 shots better than Ole Miss and Baylor, which tied for second at 21-over par 885.

Junior Lindsay Gahm posted a tie for 19th place finish with a 6-over 222 with rounds of 71-74-77, while junior Ali Lucas tied for 25th place at 7-over 223 (74-75-74).

Freshman Elise Bradley had the other counting round for LSU on the final day at 2-over 74.

The LSU women close out the fall portion of the schedule in San Antonio, Texas at The Alamo Invitational, Oct. 28-30.

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TAR HEEL INVITATIONAL
CHAPEL HILL, N.C.
Final Team Results (Par 288-864)
1. North Carolina 288-293-291 - 872 +8; 2. Mississippi 299-297-289 - 885 +21; 2. Baylor 288-303-294 - 885 +21; 4. Duke 296-301-290 - 887 +23; 5. Virginia 286-309-293 - 888 +24; 5. Arkansas 301-297-290 - 888 +24; 7. NC State 300-295-294 - 889 +25; 8. LSU 294-302-297 - 893 +29; 9. Florida 301-292-302 - 895 +31; 10. Michigan State 302-298-300 - 900 +36; 11. Louisville 304-297-301 - 902 +38; 12. South Carolina 298-301-311 - 910 +46; 12. Kentucky 305-305-300 - 910 +46; 15. UCF 307-314-303 - 924 +60; 16. Wake Forest 304-310-312 - 926 +62; 17. Colorado 311-312-307 - 930 +66; 18. Michigan 319-304-324 - 947 +83.

Top 5 Individuals (Par 72-216)
1. Isabelle Lendl, Florida, 70-71-69 - 210 -6; 2. Hayley Davis, Baylor, 67-73-73 - 213 -3; 3. Brittany Altomare, Virginia, 69-75-70 - 214 -2; 4. Haley Sanders, Mississippi, 75-69-71 - 215 -1; 4. Lauren Taylor, Baylor, 72-73-70 - 215 -1.

LSU Scores
T7. Madelene Sagstrom 74-72-72 - 218 +2
T19. Lindsay Gahm 71-74-77 - 222 +6
T25. Ali Lucas 74-75-74 - 223 +7
T63. Elise Bradley 77-82-74 - 233 +17
T82. Nadine Dreher 75-81-82 - 238 +22

 

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