Jacquelyn Eleey finished in a tie for 49th with a 10-over par 226
Christina Parsells climbed 14 spots with a 1-over par 73 on Tuesday
Alexa Popowitz was GU's top scorer with a 1-under par 71
The Hoyas will tee off at 9:50 a.m. ET on Monday
The Hoyas travel to the NCAA Austin Regional, May 7-9
Austin Regional Day Three
Austin Regional Day Two
Austin Regional Day One
2018 BIG EAST Championship
Photos from NCAA Women's Golf Round 1
2015-16: Popowitz appeared in nine tournaments ... Tied for first on the team with 25 rounds played ... Third on the team with a 77.60 stroke average ... All-BIG EAST Second Team selection ... BIG EAST Freshman of the Year ... Five top-20 finishes ... Best finish was tied for fifth at the Hoya Women's Invitational, carding a 19-over par 235 ... Finished in seventh place at the BIG EAST Championship (18-over par 234) ... Tied for 10th at the Fresno State Classic (3-over par 147) ... Tied for 14th place at the Lady Paladin Invitational (6-over par 222) ... Tied for 16th place at the UD Lady Blue Hen Invitational (16-over par 232) ... Tied for 31st place at the Princeton Invitational (19-over par 163) ... Tied for 35th place at the Henssler Financial Intercollegiate (17-over par 233) ... Tied for 59th place at the ORU/SFA Spring Break Invite (25-over par 235) ... Finished in 64th place at the Yale Women's Intercollegiate (26-over par 239).
High School: A graduate of Saint Andrew's School ... Coached by Barbara Mizrahie ... A member of the varsity team at Saint Andrew's for seven years (from seventh grade until her senior year in high school) ... Served as team captain and played No. 1 as a junior and senior ... Qualified for the Florida High School State Championship from 2011-15 (from eighth grade through senior year in high school) ... Posted top-10 finishes as a junior and senior ... Sun Sentinel and Palm Beach Post first team all-county in final three years of high school ... Won the St. Andrew's School Athletic Award: Order of the Tartan, recognizing a senior who has taken their talents to the highest level of athletic achievement through perseverance, courage and integrity ... Won Francis Oumiet Junior title in 2013 ... Won AJGA Preseason Junior Tournament at Innisbrook (April 2014) ... Named Golfweek Magazine Player of the Week for April 14, 2014 ... Posted top-10 finish at Junior North & South Amateur ... District champion junior and senior year and fired a 64 as a junior ... Regional champion when she shot a 67 as a senior ... Also played soccer until her freshman year in high school.
Personal: Alexa Gabrielle Popowitz ... Nickname is Lexi ... Birthdate is May 8 ... The daughter of Stuart Popowitz and Lisa Falk ... Has a younger sister, Sami, who is 16 ... Her father, Stuart, was a rower at Colgate (1983-85), and her uncle, Michael, rowed at Dartmouth ... Enjoys traveling and playing sports ... Lists Friday Night Lights as her favorite TV show and Miracle as her favorite movie ... Favorite book is Broken Harbor ... Enjoys Mexican food ... Favorite team is the New England Patriots and athlete is Rob Gronkowski.