Armstrong Tied For 8th At Ralph Hargett Memorial
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The Armstrong Atlantic State University women's golf team shot a first-round 326 on Monday, tying for eighth place as a team after the first day of action at the Ralph Hargett Memorial, hosted by Wingate University at Olde Sycamore Golf Club in Charlotte.
The Pirates' first-day total puts them 19 strokes off the pace, currently set by Barry University after a first-round 307. Queens (NC) is in second after a 314, followed by Carson-Newman and Columbus State (319) tying for third and Florida Tech and Flagler (321) tying for fifth in the 17-team field. Armstrong is tied with host Wingate for eighth.
Senior Kim Knox paced the Pirates on the first day of action with a six-over-par 78, tying for 10th individually. Sophomore Jenna Birch is tied for 29th after a first-round 81, while sophomore Kristen Sammarco is tied for 37th after a first-round 82.
Play concludes in the Ralph Hargett Memorial with a single round of 18 holes on Tuesday.