March 26, 2012
The Georgetown University women's golf team fired a 10-over par 298 in the first round and is in second place in a field of 14 teams after the first day of play at the Spider Intercollegiate, being hosted by the University of Richmond at the Independence Golf Club in Midlothian, Va.
The 10-over par 298 is the team's best round in five years, since an 8-over par 296 in the first round of the Shootout at the Legends in October 2007.
After leading the field following the first round of play, the Hoyas struggled in the second round with a 27-over par 315 and stand in second with a 36-hole score of 37-over par 613, seven shots behind St. John's, who leads at 30-over par 606.
Junior Katie Skinner (Boise, Idaho/Bishop Kelly) is the team leader for Georgetown after the first day of play, standing in a tie for fourth place at 7-over par 151. Skinner fired a career-best 1-under par 71 in the first round, but carded an 8-over par 80 in the second round.
Seniors Eunae Jo (Ridgewood, N.J./Ridgewood) and Joan Dulieu (Bloomfield Hills, Mich./Detroit Country Day) are both among the top-10. Jo shot an 8-over par 152 - with rounds of 1-over par 73 and 7-over par 79 - and is in seventh place. Dulieu is one shot back at 9-over par 153 after rounds of 3-over par 75 and 6-over par 78.
Junior Audrey Dalton (Portland, Ore./St. Mary) is tied for 21st place at 13-over par 157 (7-over par 79, 6-over par 78) and sophomore Alice Choi (Whitestone, N.Y./Bayside) is tied for 40th place at 19-over par 163 (11-over par 83, 8-over par 80).
Freshman Alex Douglas (Madison, Wis./Madison East), playing as an individual, is in 66th place at 28-over par 172 following two rounds of 14-over par 86.