Lager, Soelling Tie for 19th, Georgetown Finishes Sixth at Golfweek Program Challenge
Sept. 11, 2012
WASHINGTON - Sophomore transfer Viktoria Lager (Princeton, N.J./West Florida Christian School) and junior Stefanie Soelling (Everett, Wash./Everett) each posted top-20 finishes and the Georgetown University women's golf team finished in sixth place at the Golfweek Program Challenge, played at the Caledonia Golf & Fish Club in Pawley's Island, S.C.
The Golfweek Program Challenge is a unique event, bringing together the men's and women's teams from both programs to compete for a tournament championship in their independent 54-hole events. The men's and women's final scores will be combined to crown an overall event champion.
Campbell shot a 12-over par 286 in the final round to finish at 8-over par 860, 40 shots ahead of second place Central Arkansas. James Madison placed third (54-over par 906), with Boston College fourth (62-over par 914) and Troy fifth at 67-over par 919. The Hoyas were sixth at 80-over par 932.
Lager and Soelling each posted scores of 4-over par 75 in the final round to finish with identical scores of 18-over par 231, tying for 19th place overall.
Junior Alice Choi (Whitestone, N.Y./Bayside) hit a team-best 3-over par 74 in the third round and finished in 27th place at 21-over par 234, while senior co-captain Katie Skinner (Boise, Idaho/Bishop Kelly) finished in 50th place with a 31-over par 234 after a final round 12-over par 83.
Freshman Patricia Lee (Lone Tree, Colo./Highlands Ranch) finished in 53rd place at 33-over par 246, posting a 12-over par 83 on Tuesday.
Georgetown is back in action on Saturday, Sept. 22, competing at the Wolverine Invitational in Ann Arbor, Mich.