The No. 15-ranked University of Miami women’s golf team returns to action on Friday to take part in the 2017 Bryan National Collegiate in Greensboro, N.C.
-The tournament will follow a 54-hole format.
-UNCG and Wake Forest are the tournament hosts.
-The tournament will be played at the par 72, 6,386-yard, Bryan Park Champions Course.
-Play opens at 8:30 a.m., on hole 1 with 18 holes. Play continues on Tuesday off of holes No. 1 and No. 10, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Final round competition tees off at 8:30 a.m., with a shotgun start.
-Live scoring can be found by clicking here.
THE WORD ON THE CANES
The Miami women’s golf team has been a model of consistency throughout the 2016-17 season as it has finished in the top three in five of its eight tournaments this year. The Hurricanes are coming off a fourth-place finish on March 21 at the Briar’s Creek Invitational.
Miami enters this week’s Bryan National Collegiate with a team average of 289.22 strokes per round.
The Hurricanes posted an impressive 2016 fall season during which they posted three top-three finishes, including a dominating performance at the Mary Fossum Invitational, as Miami won by 40 strokes. The Hurricanes finished the fall campaign with a 286.22 team average.
LAST TIME OUT
The Miami women’s golf team finished fourth at the 2017 Briar’s Creek Invitational on March 21.
The Hurricanes posted a final round score of 294 and finished the tournament with a three-round total of 870. Sophomore Dewi Weber and freshman Filippa Moork highlighted tournament competition for the Hurricanes as both finished in the top 10.
Weber posted her sixth top-10 finish this season as she tied for third with a three-round total of 213. Weber posted a final round score of even par to finish the tournament three-under-par.
DEWI CONTINUES TO DOMINATE
The Canes are led by sophomore standout Dewi Weber, who has posted top-10 finishes in nine of her last 11 tournaments dating back to the 2016 spring season. Weber is currently ranked No. 12 by Golfstat.com and is the fifth-highest ranked women’s golfer in the ACC.
Additionally, Weber claimed individual crowns in two of the Hurricanes’ three tournaments this past fall, winning outright titles at the Mary Fossum Invitational and the Betsy Rawls Invitational.
COMPETING TEAMS – TOP 25 RANKINGS ACCORDING TO GOLFSTAT.COM
No. 12 Wake Forest, UNCG, No. 3 Alabama, No. 20 Baylor, Charleston, Colorado State, Georgetown, No. 9 Georgia, No. 15 Miami, Michigan, North Carolina, NC State, Notre Dame, Oregon, Penn State, No. 11 South Carolina, No. 22 UCF, Virginia