Bearcats Tied for 12th at Rain-Shortened Wild Eggs Cardinal Cup
Alex Carl

Sept. 19, 2011

SIMPSONVILLE, Ky. - The University of Cincinnati women's golf team is tied for 12th after one round of the Wild Eggs Cardinal Cup at the Cardinal Club Golf Course.

Due to inclement weather, the event has been shortened to 36 holes, with the conclusion coming on Tuesday morning.

Leading the way for the Bearcats was Mississippi State transfer Maria Roos, who fired a 75 in her first round for UC, playing unattached.

Alex Carl and Olivia Dose posted first-round 79s, while Andrea Malek and freshman Mackenzie Moir shot 81s in their first action of the season.

UC's 320 total tied with Xavier and Morehead State for 12th place, seven shots back of Middle Tennessee State and Furman, which each fired rounds of 313.

AnnaKarin Ljungstrom of host Louisville shot a first-round 72, tying East Carolina's Fanny Wolte and North Carolina State's Amanda Baker for first place.

N.C. State leads the team competition with a round of 296, four shots ahead of East Carolina.

The second and final round gets underway on Tuesday morning at 8:30 a.m.

UC Scores
T39 Alex Carl 79
T39 Olivia Dose 79
T58 Andrea Malek 81
T58 Mackenzie Moir 81
T77 Sage Roth 87

T9 Maria Roos 75
T77 Alesia Melton 87