ATHENS, Ga. - Senior Mary Michael Maggio shot an even par to help the Texas A&M women's golf team place 11th on the first day of the Liz Murphey Fall Preview, hosted by Georgia.
The Aggies shot a 299, 11 over par, trailing Auburn in the lead with a score of 287 (-1). UCLA (+6) is second and followed by Southern California (+7), Denver (+7), Georgia (+8), Alabama (+8), North Carolina (+9), Vanderbilt (+9), Oklahoma (+10) and Virginia (+10). Tied for 12th place are Purdue and Tulane (+12) while Tennessee (+14), Duke (+14), South Carolina (+17), California (+18) and LSU (+19) followed consecutively.
Maggio bogeyed and birdied one hole each to finish the day with a score of 72 and in a tie for 11th place individually. Senior Sarah Beth Davis and junior Natalie Reeves followed each with a score of 75 (+3). Juniors Katerina Ruzickova and Chelsea Mocio rounded out the contingency with scores of 77 (+5) and 81 (+9), respectively.
The second round will begin Saturday at 7 a.m. The Aggies are paired with Oklahoma and Tulane and will tee off from the 10th hole. Live scoring from the event can be found at GolfStat.com.