USC Upstate Finishes Tied for Fourth at Big South Women’s Golf Championship

USC Upstate Finishes Tied for Fourth at Big South Women’s Golf Championship

Ninety Six, S.C. – The USC Upstate women's golf team concluded play at the Big South Women's Golf Championship on Saturday finishing in a tie for fourth place out of 11 teams at the par 72, 6230-yard The Patriot Golf Club.

USC Upstate concluded the final two rounds of play on Saturday with scores of 310 and 309 to finish in a tie for fourth place in the team standings with Presbyterian at 925 (306-310-309).

Campbell captured the Big South Women's Golf Championship after shooting a combined score of 5-over par 869. Samantha Vodry of High Point won individual medalist honors by three strokes at 4-under 212.


  • The Patriot Golf Club was the longest course the Spartans played this season at 6,230 yards.
  • Playing with 25th-ranked Campbell throughout the tournament, USC Upstate had three players finish inside the top-20 in Pan Paksanont, Brooke Hutto and Beem Pabsimma.
  • Paksanont was the top individual performer for the Spartans recording a finish of 11th place with a combined score of 225 (72-75-78).
  • Paksanont had the lowest round of the day for USC Upstate with a second round 75.
  • Hutto contributed a tie for 16th place performance with rounds of 76-77-77 to conclude the tournament at 230.
  • Pabsimma had the lowest score in the third round with a 76 and finished in 20th place at 233 (77-80-76).
  • A total of one stroke separated Anna Chanthaphaeng and Kathryn Elliott who finished in 38th and 39th places, respectively.
  • Chanthaphaeng compiled a total score of 241 (82-78-81) and Elliott 242 (81-83-78).
  • The Spartans wrapped up the tournament with a 3.30 stroke average in par 3 scoring, 4.44 stroke average in par 4 scoring and 5.12 stroke average in par 5 scoring.
  • USC Upstate also registered 164 pars and 14 birdies.
  • The Spartans ranked second at the tournament in pars, and were fourth in both par 3 scoring and par 4 scoring.
  • Paksanont led the team in par 3 scoring (3.17 stroke average), par 4 scoring (4.20 stroke average) and pars (38).
  • Paksanont tied for the tournament-lead in pars.
  • Hutto compiled a team-leading even-par, 5.00 stroke average in par 5 scoring and five birdies.
  • Paksanont added four birdies, Chanthaphaeng three, and Pabsimma and Elliott one each.


  • 1st Campbell 293-283-293=869
  • 2nd High Point 297-297-303=897
  • 3rd Winthrop 312-304-306=922
  • T-4th USC Upstate 306-310-309=925
  • T-4th Presbyterian 306-300-319=925
  • 6th Charleston Southern 309-307-313=929
  • 7th Longwood 314-307-313=934
  • 8th Radford 311-311-315=937
  • 9th Gardner-Webb 325-313-314=952
  • 10th UNC Asheville 328-312-313=953
  • 11th Hampton 364-347-342=1053


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