MONDAY, APRIL 08, 2013
JU Women’s Golf in 18th after two rounds of Invitational
Jessica Welch
Jessica Welch
PONTE VEDRA, Fla. - The JU Women’s golf team opened with rounds of (314-298) for a total of 612. The total is a best four of five scored rounds in 54-hole action.

Jacksonville University is serving as the host for the Intercollegiate, partnering with East Carolina and Central Florida at the par-72, 6,056-yard Marsh Landing Country Club in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

The Dolphins were led by Jessica Welch (76-75 -151) who finished alone in 18th place. Natalie Schemtt carded rounds of (76-77 -153) to finish in a tie for 60th. Christina Paulsen and Francesca Yong fired identical (81-73 -154) to tie for 66th overall. Carlie Gehlhausen opened with (83-79 -162) to round out the Dolphins scoring and tie for 95th.

The No.11 ranked Purdue women's golf team has a five-stroke lead with one round to play. Purdue shot a 290 in the opening round, followed by 284 in the afternoon round for a 574 and a five-stroke lead over second-place Iowa State (289-290=579).

The tournament is a 54-hole format. The final rounds begin tomorrow morning at 8:30 am at the Marsh Landing Country Club. All scores can be followed live on or by clicking the LIVE SCORING link on