Women Golfers Go To ACC Championships
Release: 04/18/2013


When: Fri.-Sun., Apr. 19-21

Tournament: ACC Championships

Where: Greensboro, N.C.

Course: Sedgefield Country Club, Par 71, 6,224 yards



The Tar Heels return to action this weekend when they travel to Greensboro, N.C., to participate in the ACC Championships.  The 54-hole event, played Friday through Sunday, will be played at Sedgefield Country Club, a par 71, 6,224-yard layout.  Live scoring will be available on GoHeels.com.  In its last outing, Carolina finished 11th at the Bryan National Collegiate in Browns Summit, N.C.  Junior Katherine Perry led the Tar Heels, tying for 17th place at 5-over-par 221.  Casey Grice tied for 28th at 223 and Jackie Chang tied for 32nd at 224.

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.



Boston College, Duke, Florida State, Maryland, Miami, North Carolina, NC State, Virginia, Wake Forest



Katherine Perry, Junior, Cary, N.C.

Casey Grice, Junior, College Station, Texas

Jackie Chang, Junior, Scottsdale, Ariz.

Elizabeth Mallett, Freshman, Sutton Coldfield, England

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,

     Athens, Ga.

     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,

     Gainesville, Fla.

     Tied 8th of 15 teams, 892 (+52)

     Low Tar Heel: Katherine Perry, Tied 13th, 218 (+8)

Mar. 29-31, Bryan National Collegiate, Bryan Park Champions Course, Par 72, 6,386

     yards, Browns Summit, N.C.

     11th of 17 teams, 897 (+33)

     Low Tar Heel: Katherine Perry, Tied 17th, 221 (+5)



"The team has had a couple weeks to prepare for ACCs.  We feel like we're ready to compete.  Our plan is to be patient, confident and truly believe in our abilities.  If we do that, then I think we will do very well."

UNC North Carolina Women's Golf

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