Women’s Golf: at Low Country Intercollegiate

Women’s Golf:  at Low Country Intercollegiate

Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate women's golf team is playing in its third tournament of the spring this weekend traveling to Hilton Head, S.C. for the Low Country Intercollegiate hosted by Wofford at the par 72, 5836-yard Moss Creek Golf Club.

The Low Country Intercollegiate is a 36-hole tournament and will take place on Saturday and Sunday with 18 holes each day.

USC Upstate is one of 16 teams competing in the tournament along with Wofford, Appalachian State, Bethune-Cookman, Brown, The Citadel, Columbia, Elon, Gardner-Webb, Lander, Limestone, Navy, Presbyterian, Radford, USC Beaufort and Winthrop.

The Spartans are sending out a five-player lineup consisting of Pan Paksanont, Brooke Hutto, Beem Pabsimma, Anna Chanthaphaeng and Kathryn Elliott. Marley DeFreitas and Caroline Heustess are competing as individuals.

USC Upstate is back on the course for the first time since February 24-26 when it finished in 11th place out of 49 teams at the Edwin Watts/Kiawah Island Spring Classic, tabbed as the largest collegiate tournament in the country. The Spartans closed out play tying a school record with a final round 289 playing in the Osprey Point Championship. USC Upstate concluded the tournament tied for seventh with 38 birdies.

Paksanont was the top individual performer for the Spartans finishing in a tie for 21st place. Pabsimma set a new career-low score with her final round 72. Hutto also finished tied for fourth in par 3 scoring.

Live scoring of the Low Country Intercollegiate is available on www.upstatespartans.com via BirdieFire. Updates will also be posted on the USC Upstate women's golf Twitter page (@UpstateMWGolf).

The Spartans are back in action March 25-26 at the French Broad Collegiate Invitational in Arden, N.C.

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