November 5, 2017

Buckeyes Conclude Fall Schedule with 14th-Place Finish at Battle at the Beach


Nov. 5, 2017

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CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico – The Ohio State women’s golf team finished 14th after a final-round 303 at the Battle at the Beach Sunday afternoon at Club Campestre San Jose Golf Course in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.

Niki Schroeder finished in a tie for 38th place to lead the Buckeyes, making a trio of birdies for a final-round 74. Adeena Shears also fired a 74, tying for her career-low round, to tie for 68th with fellow Buckeye Rio Watanabe, who tied for the team lead with three birdies on the day but shot a final-round 78.

Jaclyn Lee also shot a 7-over 78 Sunday but was the second-best Buckeye finisher for the three-day event, sitting in a tie for 55th. Alanis Sakuma wrapped up the event, carding a 6-over 77 to tie for 65th while Sofia Seldemirova finished in a tie for 81st after a final round 83.

14th Team 301-298-303-902 (+50)
T-38th – Niki Schroeder 73-73-74-220 (+7) 
T-55th – Jaclyn Lee 74-75-78-227 (+14)
T-65th – Alanis Sakuma 75-78-77-230 (+17)
T-68th – Rio Watanabe 79-75-78-232 (+19)
T-68th – Adeena Shears 83-75-74-232 (+19)
T-81st – Sofia Seldemirova 82-77-83-242 (+29)

The Buckeyes open their spring schedule Feb. 11-13 hosting the Northrup Grumman Regional Challenge in Palos Verdes, Calif.