DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. - Four University of North Carolina golfers, Casey Grice, Meaghan Francella, Catherine O'Donnell and Allie White, are playing in the LPGA Tour's Final Qualifying Tournament. Action takes place Dec. 4-8 at LPGA International, Jones and Hills courses.
Grice, O'Donnell and White all advanced from the Stage II LPGA Qualifying Tournament. Grice was a two-time All-ACC performer at Carolina (2012, 2013) while O'Donnell was four-time All-ACC performer (2009-2012) and White was a three-time National Golf Coaches Association All-America Scholar (2009, 2011, 2012).
Francella has played on the LPGA Tour for the last seven seasons, beginning in 2007. She has one win and seven top-10 finished. She won the 2010 HSBC LPGA Brazil Cup. While at Carolina, Francella was a two-time All-ACC selection (2003, 2004), won the 2003 ACC Championship and the 2004 NCAA East Regional.