U-M in Tie for Third, Grogan Tied for Sixth in South Carolina
Lauren Grogan

Oct. 28, 2012

Site: Kiawah Island, S.C.
Course: Oak Point Golf Club (par 72, 5,906 yards)
Tournament: Edwin Watts/Palmetto Intercollegiate (Day 1 of 2)
U-M Team Standing: Tie-3rd Place of 17 Teams (296-295/591) after Day One (suspended play)
Top U-M Individual: Lauren Grogan, tie-sixth (71-74/145)
Next U-M Event: Monday, Oct. 29 -- at Edwin Watts/Palmetto Intercollegiate (Kiawah Island, S.C.), 9 a.m. shotgun

Play was called in the second round due to darkness. Play will resume in the morning followed immediately by the final round. U-M was one of three teams to finish the second round and is currently tied for third with the current scores.

Team Standings (After Day 1 of 2)

 1. Campbell                282
 2. Coastal Carolina        292
 3. East Tennessee State    296
    MICHIGAN                296
 4. Maryland                298
 5. James Madison           301
 6. Augusta State           302
 7. Elon                    303
 8. Richmond                306
 9. Kansas                  307
    Xavier                  307
10. College of Charleston   309
    Jacksonville State      309
    South Florida           309
13. Charleston Southern     311
14. Georgia State           315
15. The Citadel             326

Michigan Individuals
(based on current scoring position in suspended play)

 T6. Lauren Grogan      71-74 = 145
T10. Linda Luo          71-75 = 146
T29. Alicia Weber       79-71 = 150
T29. Catherine Peters   75-75 = 150
T66. Devon Compton      79-78 = 157


• Michigan set a season-best team total of 296 in the first round, only to lower that total in the second round with a 295. It marked the first time this season U-M had team rounds under 300.

Alicia Weber set a new career-best single-round total with her one-under 71 in the second round. She topped the 73 she had in the final round of the 2011 Big West Championship and the first round of the 2011 Fresno State Lexus Classic.

Catherine Peters lowered her career-best single-round total with her back-to-back 75s. She bettered the 76 she had in the first round of the Mary Fossum Invitational.

Lauren Grogan tied her career-best single-round total with her one-under 71 in the first round. She equaled the one-under 71 carded in the second round of the 2011 Challenge at Onion Creek.

Contact: Tom Wywrot (734) 763-4423