When: Fri.-Sun., Mar. 29-331
Tournament: Bryan National Collegiate
Where: Browns Summit, N.C.
Course: Bryan Park Golf Club, Champions Course, Par 72, 6,386 yards
NEXT ON THE TEE
The Tar Heels return to action this weekend when they travel to Browns Summit, N.C., to participate in the Bryan National Collegiate. The 54-hole event, played Friday through Sunday, will be played at the Bryan Park Golf Club, Champions Course, a par 72, 6,386-yard layout. Live scoring will be available on GoHeels.com. In its last outing, Carolina tied for eighth place at the SunTrust Gator Invitational in Gainesville, Fla. Junior Katherine Perry led the Tar Heels, tying for 13th place at 8-over-par 218. Jackie Chang and Maia Schechter, competing as an individual, tied for 20th at 11-over 221.
Carolina has four top-five finishes so far this year. The Tar Heels have won three tournaments this year - the UCF Challenge, the Ruth's Chris Tar Heel Invitational and the Liz Murphey Fall Preview. In addition, they tied for fifth place at the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate. Junior Casey Grice was the runner-up at the Liz Murphey Fall Preview and tied for fifth at the Darius Rucker Intercollegiate. Freshman Elizabeth Mallett tied for third place at the UCF Challenge while sophomore Maia Schechter placed sixth at the Ruth's Chris Tar Heel Invitational.
Arkansas, Auburn, Duke, Florida, Florida State, Georgia, Louisville, Michigan State, North Carolina, NC State, South Carolina, Tennessee, UNC Greensboro, UNC Wilmington, Vanderbilt, Virginia, Wake Forest
TAR HEEL LINEUP
Katherine Perry, Junior, Cary, N.C.
Jackie Chang, Junior, Scottsdale, Ariz.
Casey Grice, Junior, College Station, Texas
Courtney Gunter, Senior, Matthews, N.C.
Elizabeth Mallett, Freshman, Sutton Coldfield, England
Competing as an individual:
Maia Schechter, Sophomore, Takoma Park, Md.
Sept. 9-11, Cougar Classic, Yeamans Hall, Par 72, 6,219 yards, Hanahan, S.C.
Tied 9th of 24 teams, 878 (+14)
Low Tar Heel: Casey Grice, Tied 14th, 216 (E)
Jackie Chang, Tied 14th, 216 (E)
Sept. 21-23, Mason Rudolph Championship, Vanderbilt Legends Club, North Course,
Par 72, 6,312 yards, Franklin, Tenn.
10th of 15 teams, 917 (+53)
Low Tar Heel: Casey Grice, Tied 13th, 224 (+8)
Oct. 5-7, Liz Murphey Fall Preview, Univ. of Georgia Golf Course, Par 72, 6,335 yards,
1st of 18 teams, 876 (+12)
Low Tar Heel: Casey Grice, 2nd, 214 (-2)
Oct. 12-14, Ruth's Chris Tar Heel Invitational, UNC Finley Golf Course, Par 72,
6,379 yards, Chapel Hill, N.C.
1st of 18 teams, 872 (+8)
Low Tar Heel: Maia Schechter, 6th, 217 (+1)
Feb. 10-12, UCF Challenge, RedTail Golf Club, Par 72, 6,374 yards, Sorrento, Fla.
1st of 18 teams, 854 (-10)
Low Tar Heel: Elizabeth Mallett, Tied 3rd, 214 (-2)
Katherine Perry, Tied 3rd, 214 (-2)
Mar. 8-10, Darius Rucker Intercollegiate, Long Cove Club, Par 71, 6,211 yards,
Hilton Head, S.C.
Tied 5th of 15 teams, 889 (+37)
Low Tar Heel: Casey Grice, Tied 5th, 216 (+3)
Mar. 15-17, SunTrust Gator Invitational, Mark Bostick Golf Course, Par 70, 6,002 yards,
Tied 8th of 15 teams, 892 (+52)
Low Tar Heel: Katherine Perry, Tied 13th, 218 (+8)
FROM COACH MANN
"It is nice to be traveling close to home for this tournament. The Bryan National Collegiate will be played on the Champions Course at Bryan Park which is a great test of golf. The team is well rested and hopefully prepared for the event."