University of Miami

UM women golfers 13th at tourney

From Miami herald Wire Reports

The University of Miami women’s golf team is 13th at the 2016 Allstate Sugar Bowl Intercollegiate after it posted a score of 302 in the second round of play in New Orleans on Monday.

Miami owns a two-round total of 593 as it heads into the final day of competition. The three-day event is being held at the par 72, 6,239-yard English Turn Golf and Country Club.

Freshman Dewi Weber led the Canes in Round 2 after she carded a 1-under-par 71. Weber’s second round score was a three-shot improvement from her opening around 74. Weber is currently ranked 21st in the tournament with a two-round tally of 145 heading into final round.

Junior Daniela Darquea heads into the final round of play ranked 28th and owns a two-round total of 146. Darquea posted two birdies on the front nine and one on the back nine for a 76 in the second round

Senior Kailey Walsh carded a second-round score of 75. She posted three birdies on the front nine and one on the back nine. Walsh heads into the final round of play with a score of 147.

Florida holds the team lead through two rounds with a score of 569.

Awards

▪  Nova Southeastern’s Alex Mateo was named the Sunshine State Conference Pitcher of the Week. The senior right-hander struck out 10 batters against Tuskegee on Friday night, tying his career high. Mateo allowed one hit against the Golden Tigers.

▪ Barry’s Amra Elezovic claimed her second SSC women’s basketball Player of the Week award in a row after scoring 20 of her game-high 24 points in the fourth quarter in a 78-75 win at Rollins.

▪ Barry’s Tray Leonard was named the SSC Defensive Player of the Week for the second time this season. Leonard also won the award on Feb. 1.

▪ Barry junior designated player Cheyanne Head was named the SSC softball Player of the Week for Feb. 15 after leading the Bucs to a sweep of Nova Southeastern to open league play. She went 9 for 10 with five doubles, eight RBI and six runs scored.

▪ Barry’s Ahmed Triki was named the SSC men’s tennis Player of the Week. Triki beat Valdosta State's Leo Blay, 6-2, 7-6 (7-5) at No. 1 singles in a matchup of two top-10 ranked players. … The Bucs’ Zuza Maciejewska was named the women’s tennis Player of the Week. Maciejewska won both of her singles and doubles matches last week.

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