No. 8 WashU Women’s Golf Up to Fifth Place at Jekyll Island

No. 8 WashU Women’s Golf Up to Fifth Place at Jekyll Island

Jekyll Island, Ga., March 19, 2016 – The No. 8-ranked Washington University in St. Louis women's golf team had four players break 80 Saturday on day two of the 13th Annual Jekyll Island Women's Collegiate Invitational held at the historic Indian Mound course in Jekyll Island, Ga.

WashU fired a 309 in the second round and vaulted three spots in the team standings to fifth place. The Bears have a two-day total of 625 (316-309), which is 26 shots behind first-place Sewanee (301-298, 599).

Junior Jessica Wibawa tired a career-best with a two-over 74 to move into a tie for 14th place in the individual standings with a 153 (79-74). Wibawa had four birdies in the round, including three on the front. Sophomore Erin Drolet also sits in the top-20 at 19th place with a two-day total of 154 (75-79).

Freshman Chloe DiPetrillo (80-77, 157, 29th place) and senior Connie Zhou (85-79, 164, 50th place) also broke 80 on day two.

The final round of the Jekyll Island Women's Collegiate Invitational tees off Sunday at 8 a.m. (ET).

BEAR NOTEBOOK: WashU is third in par 4 scoring average (4.39) … The Bears are tied for the tournament lead in birdies (16) and third in pars (100).

Individual Results:
T14. Jessica Wibawa – 79-74, 153
T19. Erin Drolet – 75-79, 154
T29. Chloe DiPetrillo – 80-77, 157
T50. Connie Zhou – 85-79, 164
T50. Hanna Jia – 82-82, 164