April 2, 2012
Georgetown University senior women's golfer Joan Dulieu (Bloomfield Hills, Mich./Detroit Country Day) shot a 4-over par 76 in the first round and is tied for 11th place as the Hoyas are in seventh among after the first day of play at the Seventh Annual Hoya Invitational, being played at The Members Club at Four Streams in Beallsville, Md.
The 11-team field played 36 holes on the par-72, 6,127-yard course on Monday and will finish the tournament on Tuesday, April 3 with 18 holes. The teams played with sunny conditions, but had to contest with cool temperatures and strong winds through the morning and afternoon rounds.
St. John's leads the field with a two round, 36-hole score of 59-over par 635, followed by Old Dominion at 61-over par 637. Eastern Michigan is third at 63-over par 639, with Nova Southeastern fourth at 64-over par 640, while Richmond and Penn are tied for fifth place at 70-over par 646. The Hoyas are seventh at 74-over par 650.
Elizabeth Haycock of Old Dominion is the individual leader, carding a 5-over par 149, including a tournament best even-par 72 in the second round. She is two strokes ahead of Daniela Ortiz of Nova Southeastern, who is second at 7-over par 151.
Dulieu shot a 4-over par 76 in the first round and was tied for second, but struggled in the second round with a 12-over par 84 and is tied for 11th place in the field of 68 golfers at 16-over par 160.
Junior Katie Skinner (Boise, Idaho/Bishop Kelly) and senior Eunae Jo (Ridgewood, N.J./Ridgewood) are tied for 24th place at 20-over par 164, while sophomore Alice Choi (Whitestone, N.Y./Bayside) is one shot back, tied for 29th place at 21-over par 165.
Junior Audrey Dalton (Portland, Ore./St. Mary) is tied for 32nd place at 22-over par 166.
Playing as individuals, sophomore Stefanie Soelling (Everett, Wash./Everett) is tied for 42nd place (25-over par 169), freshman Alex Douglas (Madison, Wis./Madison East) is in 55th place at 32-over par 176 and sophomore Jacqueline Nahra is in 65th place at 47-over par 191.