FORT MYERS, Fla. – One round remains at the 34th Annual Pat Bradley Invitational at the Pelican Preserve Golf Club in Fort Myers, Fla. and the FGCU women’s golf team sits in seventh place in the 15-team field. SeniorFabienne Haremza (Wildermen, South Africa/Glenwood House/Lamar University) and freshman Georgia Price (Winchester, England/Fort Myers HS) lead the Eagles into Tuesday’s finale, sitting in a tie for eighth place overall.
The Eagles opened the event with a team score of 311 in Sunday’s first round of play to sit in a two-way share for sixth overall. The Green and Blue made an eight stroke improvement (303) on Monday morning, but moved into sole possession of seventh place with a score of 614. FGCU sits five strokes better than eighth place Bradley (311-308/619) and just three back of fifth place Cincinnati (313-298/611). Tournament host FIU holds the top spot entering the final round with a score of 303-289/592.
With an opening round even-par 72, Haremza sat in a two-way split for first on the 80-player leaderboard entering the second round. The senior fired a second round 78 on Monday to move into a four-way tie for eighth place with a 72-78/150. Alongside Haremza in eighth place, Price submitted a one-over 73, a four stroke improvement from her opening round score, bringing her two day total to 77-73/150.
Freshman Kristin Swindell (Bradenton, Fla./Braden River HS) and junior Cassie Cleary (Punta Gorda, Fla./Charlotte HS/Daytona State College) also supplied counting scores of 76 in the second round of play. Following an opening round 79, Swindell’s three shot improvement on Monday placed her in a split for 27th with a 79-76/155, while Cleary also climbed into a tie for 58th with a scorecard of 85-76/161.
Rounding out the Eagle team on Monday, freshman Chelsea Guoynes (Traverse City, Mich./Traverse City Central HS) sits 69th on the leaderboard with a two round total of 83-85/168.
The final round of the 34th Annual Pat Bradley Invitational is set to commence on Tuesday morning beginning at 8:30 a.m. Results and recaps will be available at www.FGCUAthletics.com at the conclusion of the event.
T-8. Georgia Price – 77-73/150
T-8. Fabienne Haremza – 72-78/150
T-27. Kristin Swindell – 79-76/155
T-58. Cassie Cleary – 85-76/161
69. Chelsea Guoynes – 83-85/168
1. FIU – 303-289/592
2. Eastern Michigan – 302-292/594
3. Stetson – 305-297/602
4. North Texas – 301-303/604
5. Boston College – 300-305/605
6. Cincinnati – 313-298/611
7. FGCU – 311-303/614
8. Bradley – 311-308/619
9. Southern Mississippi – 315-306/621
10. Delaware – 317-313/630
11. Daytona State College – 328-306/634
12. Bethune-Cookman – 335-312/647
13. Western Illinois – 332-322/654
14. Drake – 331-325/656
15. FAU – 331-326/657