Kailey Walsh came within a stroke of her second straight top-20 finish.
March 10, 2013
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. --- No. 14 Georgia shot 307 in Sunday's final round of the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate at Long Cove Club to finish 10th in the 54-hole event at 914.
Kailey Walsh led Georgia in the final round and overall, shooting 4-over 75 and tying for 22nd place at 233. Emilie Burger also carded a 75. The Bulldogs other two counters were a 78 from Manuela Carbajo Ré and a 79 by Rocio Sanchez Lobato.
Overall, Carbajo Ré tied for 36th at 228, Burger tied for 39th at 229, Sanchez Lobato tied for 51st at 233 and Collins Bradshaw, who shot 88 on Sunday, finished 80th at 260.
The Bulldogs got off to a slow start, playing the first three holes at 11-over. Georgia steadied and covered the next 13 holes at 4-over but then gave away a combined eight more strokes on each golfer's final two holes.
No. 4 Alabama captured the team title at 876, four shot better than both No. 11 Vanderbilt and LSU. Arizona State's Noemi Jimenez was the individual medalist, closing with a 3-under 68 to finish at 4-under 209. Second-round leader Madelene Sangstrom of LSU was second, four shots back.
Georgia will return to action in two weeks when the Bulldogs compete in the LSU Golf Classic in Baton Rouge, La.
Darius Rucker Intercollegiate
Long Cove Club
Hilton Head Island, S.C.
Par 71; 6211 Yards
Sunday's Final-Round Standings
Arizona State 297-297-293=887
North Carolina 295-299-295=889
South Carolina 314-305-302=921
Wake Forest 304-320-302=926
Noemi Jimenez, Arizona State 72-69-68=209
Madelene Sagstrom, LSU 71-67-75=213
Stephanie Meadow, Alabama 77-70-67=214
Dani Ordonez, Arizona State 73-71-71=215
Casey Grice, N. Carolina 71-73-72=216
Kendall Martindale, Vanderbilt 73-71-72=216
Erica Popson, Tennessee 74-71-72=217
Emily Tubert, Arkansas 76-70-72=218
Irina Gabasa, Vanderbilt 75-68-76=219
Emma Lavy, Arkansas 68-77-74=219
Briana Mao, Virginia 79-69-71=219
Additional Georgia Scores
T22. Kailey Walsh, Georgia 76-73-75=224
T36. Manuela Carbajo Ré, Georgia 73-77-78=228
T39. Emilie Burger, Georgia 82-72-75=229
T51. Rocio Sanchez Lobato, Georgia 77-77-79=233
80. Collins Bradshaw, Georgia 90-82-88=260