ODU Places Eighth; Morrell Places Fourth
By ODU Athletics
March 10, 2013
ORANGE PARK, Fla. - The Old Dominion University women's golf team finished the JMU Eagle Landing Invite in eighth place. Samantha Morrell turned in the third best final round score of a 70 and placed fourth for the Lady Monarchs.
Morrell (72-74-70=216) finished even for the tournament and possessed the second best average on par three's: 2.83. Morrell fared well on par four's as well, as she had the fourth best average (4.10). Elizabeth Haycock shot the fifth best on par four's out of all of the competing golfers with a 4.13 average.
Morrell converted on the third most birdies (10) amongst the field throughout the past three days. Kimberley Bradbury turned in the fourth most birdies after shooting one-under on nine different holes. Morrell also had 37 pars, which was the fifth most for the tournament.
Haycock (74-75-77=226) finished tied for 19th, while Bradbury (73-79-78=230) tied for 39th.
Campbell's Lizi Brooks shot a 67 in her final round, which is a new tournament record. Brooks (-1) tied for second with Mississippi State's Ally McDonald. F Gustafsson Spang of East Carolina turned in scores of 69, 70 and 73 (-4) to individually win the 2013 JMU Eagle Landing Invite.
Campbell shot a final round best (287) to secure a team victory. Mississippi State placed second, ECU finished in third and the Lady Dukes of JMU placed fourth.
The Lady Monarchs will be back in action for the Bucknell Women's Golf Invite in Las Vegas, Nevada, beginning on March 13 and ending on the 15th.
1 Campbell 293-290-287=870 +6
2 Mississippi State 300-298-293=891 +27
3 East Carolina 302-289-306=897 +33
4 James Madison 297-296-310=903 +39
T5 East Tennessee St. 304-299-301=904 +40
T5 Chattanooga 302-295-307=904 +40
7 Georgia State 301-299-305=905 +41
8 Old Dominion 296-304-306=906 +42
9 Elon 293-297-321=911 +47
10 Kennesaw State 300-303-313=916 +52
11 Stetson 302-306-312=920 +56
12 UNC Wilmington 313-304-305=922 +58
13 Jacksonville 308-305-313=926 +62
14 Samford 305-311-313=929 +65
15 Morehead State 314-312-305=931 +67
16 North Florida 312-310-314=936 +72
17 Western Carolina 317-322-317=956 +92
4 Samantha Morrell 72-74-70=216
T19 Elizabeth Haycock 74-75-77=226
T39 Kimberley Bradbury 73-79-78=230
T58 Gemma Fuster 78-76-81=235
T82 Charlotte Hindmoor 77-80-84=241