Women's Golf Finishes Tied for Seventh at UC Spring Invitational
Sunday, March 24, 2013 | by Matt Judd
Guoynes finshed in a tie for 13th (Dennis Snyder photo)
Guoynes finshed in a tie for 13th (Dennis Snyder photo)

CRYSTAL LAKE, Fla. – Due to severe weather, the final round at the 2013 UC Spring Invitational at the Plantation Inn Golf Resort and Spa was cancelled and the round two results will stand as the final results. The FGCU women’s golf team finishes in a tie for 7th place in the 17-team field. The Eagles moved back to seventh after being in a tie for 5th place after day one.

Sophomore Chelsea Guoynes (Traverse City, Mich./Traverse City Central HS) led the Eagles, finishing in a tie for 13th, individually with a total score of 152 (79-73).

The Green and Blue combined for an opening round score of 307 (19-over par) to position themselves in a tie for 5th on leaderboard. In round two, the Eagles struggled, posting a team score of 313 to move back into a tie for 7th place. Cincinnati won the tournament with a total score of 604 (304-300). Bradley (605), Florida Southern (613), Xavier (615) and Seton Hall (616) secured the top five spots on the leaderboard with Cincinnati.

Sophomore Georgia Price (Winchester, England/Fort Myers HS) finished right behind Guoynes in a tie for 18th place with a total score of 153 (75-78).

Freshmen Sara Detlefsen (Eagan, Minn./Minnesota Virtual Academy HS) currently sits in a tie for 36th with a total score of 157 (76-81).

Classmate Mei Khuan Yong (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia/S.M.K. Cochrane) finished one stroke behind Detlefsen with a total score of 158 (77-81), good enough for a tie for 42nd place.

Junior Megan Van Etten (Trinity Fla./JW Mitchell HS) wraps up the five-player field for FGCU, in a tie 88th with a total score of 169 (83-86).

The Eagles will be back in action April 14th when they take part in the 2013 Atlantic Sun Championship in Jeykill Island, Ga. The three-day tournament will start Sunday April 14th and finish will the final round being played Tuesday April 16th.

Results and recaps will also be provided after each day on the FGCU Athletic website, www.FGCUATHLETICS.com

FGCU Results (T-7th; 307-313/620)
T-13. Chelsea Guoynes – 79-73/152
T-18. Georgia Price – 75-78/153
T-36. Sara Detlefsen – 76-81/153
T-42. Mei Khuan Yong – 77-81/158
T-88. Megan Van Etten – 83-86/169

UC Spring Invitational Leaderboard Day Two 
1. Cincinnati – 304-300/604
2. Bradley – 302-303/605 
3. Florida Southern – 303-310/613
4. Xavier – 306-309/615
5. Seton Hall – 314-302/616
6. Daytona State – 310-309/619
T-7. FGCU – 307-313/620

T-7. North Dakota State – 307-313/620
T-7. Seminole State – 307-313/620
10. FAU – 315-311/626
11. Rutgers – 316-314/630
12. UAB – 311-321/632
13. Embry-Riddle – 315-327/642
14. Oakland – 324-320/644
15. Fairleigh Dickinson – 338-321/659
16. Texas Pan-Am – 334-331/665
17. Tampa – 341-334/675