DAHLONEGA – The University of North Georgia women’s golf team sits in third place following the opening 36 holes of the 8th Annual LeeAnn Noble Memorial at Achasta Golf Club.
UNG’s Danielle Humphrey led the way on the opening day, shooting a 1-under 143 after rounds of 70 and 73. Ellie Rippee shot the low first round for the Nighthawks, firing a 69, while Maddie Ananthasane was the low Nighthawk in round two with a 70. Humphrey sits in a tie for sixth place individually with Rippee and Kennedy Noe in a tie for 12th.
No. 6 Limestone holds a 12 shot lead over No. 9 Findlay at 13-under par. UNG is four shots back of the Oilers at 3-over, followed by No. 1 Dallas Baptist at 6-over and Lenoir-Rhyne and No. 4 Anderson tied for fifth at 9-over.
Individually, Limestone’s Ebba Hellman holds the lead, shooting 8-under for the tournament. The Saints set a new 18-hole scoring record in the tournament with a 280 in the second round.