St. John's Concludes Round One at the Edwin Watts/Kiawah Island Spring Classic

Feb. 25, 2018

Day One Results 
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KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. - The St. John’s women’s golf team began their spring slate in Kiawah Island, S.C., on Sunday at the Edwin Watts / Kiawah Island Spring Classic.

After turning in a first round effort of 12 over par, the Johnnies sit in a tie for 14th place out of 43 competing programs.

Alejandra Sanchez led the Red Storm by shooting a one-over 73, highlighted by an eagle on the par-5 eighth.  The junior also drained a trio of birdies during Sunday’s round.

Linda Wang and Kaitleen Shee each carded a three-over 75. Wang turned in a terrific effort on the back nine, tallying a bogey-free 35.

Andrea Sanchez rounded out the scoring quartet for the Red Storm, carding a five-over 77.

Lydia Kim, who was competing as an individual, shot a 79 (+7).  Sofie Huseby turned in an 87 to round out the Red Storm’s effort on day one.

As a team, College of Charleston enters play on Monday in the top spot as the team shot an even par 288. William & Mary and Murray State rounded out the top three spots after the first round.

Individually, there is a four-way tie entering round two.  Valentina Giraldo of Jacksonville State, Alexandra Batista of Stephen F. Austin St.,  Teresa Conroy of North Florida, and  Allison Olberding of William & Mary all sit atop the leaderboard after shooting a three-under 69 on Sunday.

The Johnnies return to the links Monday to finish up round two. The team’s tee time is set for at 8:45 a.m.

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