Total Team Effort Moves USC Upstate into 13th Place at Edwin Watts/Kiawah Island Spring Classic

Total Team Effort Moves USC Upstate into 13th Place at Edwin Watts/Kiawah Island Spring Classic

Kiawah Island, S.C. – For the first time in program history, the USC Upstate women's golf team will play for the Osprey Point Championship as the Spartans carded a second round 300 on Monday during the second round of the Edwin Watts/Kiawah Island Spring Classic from the par 72, 5941-yard Oak Point Golf Club.

Tabbed as the largest collegiate tournament in the country, USC Upstate currently sits in a tie for 13th place out of 49 teams with UNC Greensboro and Elon at 601 (301-300).

North Florida leads the Edwin Watts/Kiawah Island Spring Classic by four strokes over Coastal Carolina at 1-over 577. South Florida's Ramya Meenakshisundaram and Amy Wooten of Western Carolina sit atop the individual leaderboard at 5-under par 139.

A LOOK AT THE SCORECARD

  • The Spartans turned in an average score of 75.8 on Monday which bested the course average at Oak Point by nearly two strokes at 77.28.
  • All five golfers finished with scores in the 70's led by Pan Paksanont with a second round 74.
  • USC Upstate has now had all five golfers card rounds of 75 or better through the first two rounds of the Edwin Watts/Kiawah Island Spring Classic.
  • Paksanont is currently the top individual performer for the Spartans tied for 32nd place at 3-over par 147 (73-74).
  • Brooke Hutto is the second-highest golfer tied for 70th with a 151 (75-76).
  • Kathryn Elliott finished the day tied for 85th position with a total score of 152 (73-79).
  • Anna Chanthaphaeng and Beem Pabsimma both had rounds of 75 on Monday to round out the individual leaderboard.
  • Chanthaphaeng is tied for 123rd place at 155 (80-75) and Pabsimma tied for 163rd with a 159 (84-75).
  • USC Upstate has compiled a 3.29 stroke average in par 3 scoring, 4.30 stroke average in par 4 scoring and 5.09 stroke average in par 5 scoring.
  • The Spartans have also recorded 97 pars and are tied for fifth among the tournament field with 25 birdies.
  • Hutto is tied for fifth place in par 3 scoring at 1-under par with a 2.89 stroke average.
  • Elliott ranks tied for 10th in par 4 scoring at even-par to go with a 4.00 stroke average.
  • Paksanont is 2-under par with a 4.78 stroke average on par 5 holes while Hutto sits at 1-under par and a 4.89 stroke average.
  • Chanthaphaeng leads USC Upstate with 23 pars.
  • Hutto has recorded a team-leading seven birdies.
  • Paksanont has contributed six birdies, Elliott five, Pabsimma four and Chanthaphaeng three.

TEAM LEADERBOARD

  • 1st North Florida 293-284=577
  • 2nd Coastal Carolina 286-295=581
  • T-3rd Delaware 289-296=585
  • T-3rd College of Charleston (B) 291-294=585
  • T-5th Tulsa 290-299=589
  • T-5th Stetson 290-299=589
  • 7th Youngstown State 293-297=590
  • 8th South Florida 291-300=591
  • 9th High Point 296-297=593
  • 10th College of Charleston 296-298=594
  • 11th Western Carolina 295-302=597
  • 12th Jacksonville 305-293=598
  • T-13th UNC Greensboro 294-307=601
  • T-13th USC Upstate 301-300=601
  • T-13th Elon 303-298=601
  • 16th Georgia Southern 304-300=604
  • 17th Bethune-Cookman 298-307=605
  • T-18th Boston 304-304=608
  • T-18th IUPUI 313-295=608
  • 20th UT Arlington 309-300=609
  • 21st Jacksonville State 306-304=610
  • 22nd Tennessee Tech 310-303=613
  • T-23rd Navy 303-311=614
  • T-23rd Quinnipiac 299-315=614
  • T-23rd UNC Asheville 307-307=614
  • 26th Wyoming 305-311=616
  • T-27th Fairleigh Dickinson 311-306=617
  • T-27th SCAD-Savannah 302-315=617
  • 29th Lehigh 306-312=618
  • 30th Charleston Southern 306-314=620
  • T-31st Presbyterian 309-312=621
  • T-31st Indiana State 315-306=621
  • 33rd South Dakota 311-311=622
  • 34th Omaha 309-315=624
  • 35th Butler 313-312=625
  • 36th Richmond 309-317=626
  • 37th Longwood 320-307=627
  • 38th Murray State 308-320=628
  • 39th Sacred Heart 322-308=630
  • 40th Bucknell 323-310=633
  • 41st William & Mary 328-307=635
  • 42nd Towson 320-317=637
  • 43rd Lipscomb 306-333=639
  • 44th Dayton 326-319=645
  • 45th Hofstra 343-323=666
  • 46th Fairfield 344-325=669
  • 47th North Alabama 333-339=672
  • 48th Hampton 347-343=690
  • 49th Monmouth 362-339=701

USC UPSTATE PARTICIPANTS

UP NEXT

  • The final round of the Edwin Watts/Kiawah Island Spring Classic will tee off at 8:45 a.m. on Tuesday morning.

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