Choi, Wolverines Off to Good Start in Puerto Rico Event
Grace Choi

Feb. 12, 2017

What You Need to Know
» Michigan began its spring season with an opening-round 298 (+10) Sunday morning (Feb. 12) and is tied for sixth after the first round of the Lady Puerto Rico Classic.
» Grace Choi recorded a season-best 71 (-1) and tied for third after the first 18 holes. Choi had three birdies on the day and recorded her 15th career sub-par round.
» Elodie Van Dievoet is tied for 17th place after her first-round 73. She also had three birdies in her round.
» Michigan is opening its spring season at the Lady Puerto Rico Classic for the 10th straight time.

Site: Rio Grande, P.R.
Course: Rio Mar Country Club, River Course (par 72, 6,164 yards)
Tournament: Lady Puerto Rico Classic (Day 1 of 3)
U-M Team Standing: Tie-6th Plcae of 15 Teams (298) after Day 1
Top U-M Individual: Grace Choi, tie-3rd (71, -1)
Next U-M Round: Monday, Feb. 13 -- at Lady Puerto Rico Classic (Rio Grande, P.R.), 8 a.m. AST (shotgun start)

Team Standings (After Day 1 of 3)

 1. Furman       290
 2. Texas Tech   292
 3. Kent State   293
 4. TCU          294
    Georgia      294
 6. MICHIGAN     298
    Baylor       298
 8. LSU          299
    Arkansas     299
10. N.C. State   303
11. Iowa State   305
    Augusta      305
13. Vanderbilt   308
    Purdue       308
15. Maryland     315

Top Individuals

 1. Maria Vesga, Baylor                 70 (-2)
    Haylee Harford, Furman              70
 3. GRACE CHOI, U-M                     71
    Taylor Totland, Furman              71
    Rinko Mitsunaga, Georgia            71
    Amy Lee, Baylor                     71
    Bailey Tardy, Georgia               71
 8. Marissa Kirkwood, Kent State        72
    Panitta Yusabai, Maryland           72
    Wad Phaewchimplee, Kent State       72
    Gabby Barker, Texas Tech            72
    Celia Barquin, Iowa State           72
    Lauren Mason, Texas Tech            72
    Caroline Nistrup, LSU               72
    Chayanit Wangmahaporn, Iowa State   72
    Sydney Cavin, LSU                   72

Other Michigan Individuals

T17. Elodie Van Dievoet   73
T35. Alisa Snyder         76
T56. Megan Kim            78
 79. Emily White          85

Communications Contact: Tom Wywrot


 



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