UNF Finishes Third at the Lady Paladin Invitational Behind Wake Forest and Furman

UNF Finishes Third at the Lady Paladin Invitational Behind Wake Forest and Furman

EVENT: Lady Paladin Invitational
DATE: Sunday, Sept. 29
LOCAN: Furman University Golf Course (Greenville, S.C.)
COURSE INFO: Par 72 / 6,278 yards
UNF RESULT: 3rd of 16 teams
TOP OSPREYMindy Herrick (T17th | 76-73-72=221)

GREENVILLE, S.C. (unfospreys.com) - Playing their fifth competitive round in the last seven days, the North Florida women's golf team carded a final round 294 Sunday at the Lady Paladin Invitational en route to earning a third-place finish.

- Junior Mindy Herrick paced the final round play for the Ospreys, firing an even-par 72 for a tournament total of 221 and T17 showing
- Fellow junior Sara McKevitt (78) and sophomore Liss Davalos (75) joined Herrick in the Top 25 after posting rounds totals of 222 and 223, respectively
- Senior Sydney Shrader finished in a tie for 26th at 225 following her final round 74
- Sophomore Daniela Gonzalez rounded out the UNF lineup, shooting a 73 to finish T50th (231)
- North Florida posted a tournament total of 886 
- Furman's Natalia Srinivasan claimed the individual medalist crown with at three-round tally of 5-under 211

TEAM SCOREBOARD (# Golfstat Top 50 rankings not available yet this season)
Wake Forest (863), Furman (868), North Florida (886), Old Dominion (891), USF (892), UNC Wilmington (893), Kansas (896), Daytona State (898), Coastal Carolina (902), Georgia Southern (904), James Madison (906), Tulsa (908), Richmond (915), Georgia State (922), Southern Miss (931), Toledo (950)
- Herrick's final round marked her second lowest score of the season and her Top 20 finish marked her first this year
- McKevitt collected her second Top 25 finish of the season
- Davalos posted her best showing of the season
- Gonzalez had a hot start to her final final, playing her first 11 holes in 3-under bolstered by a stretch of three birdies in a four-hole span
- UNF's top four golfers finished the event within four shots of each other
- Ospreys topped the field with 174 pars with Shrader leading the team with 40 followed by Herrick with 39, ranking second and third in the field
- North Florida concluded the event with 28 birdies including a team-high eight from Davalos


 3  North Florida  293  299  294  886 (+22)
 T17  Mindy Herrick  76  73  72  221 (+5)
 T21  Sara McKevitt  73  71  78  222 (+6)
 T23  Liss Davalos  69  79  75  223 (+7)
 T26  Sydney Shrader  75  76  74  225 (+8)
 T50  Daniela Gonzalez  77  81  73  231 (+15)

North Florida will take a couple weeks off from competition before closing out its fall tournament schedule on Oct. 13-15 at the Palmetto Intercollegiate in Kiawah Island, S.C.