PRINCETON, N.J. (September 30, 2018) – Rollins turned in a final round 308 on Sunday and took eighth at the Princeton Invitational.
The Tars finished the 36-hole event at 34-over par with rounds of 302 and 308, just one shot behind Navy. Penn State ran away with the team title, posting a 12-over 588 while Georgetown was 20-over in second and host Princeton 23-over in third.
Rollins was the only non-Division I team at the 12-team event.
Seher Atwal was the Tars top-finisher, tying for 10th place at four-over with back-to-back rounds of 74. The junior started on the back and was one-under at the turn with eight pars and a birdie on the first-nine. She took a double bogey on No. 1, got one stroke back with a birdie on No. 3 before carding consecutive bogeys on No. 4 and No. 5.
Selin Timur tied for 20th with a seven over 151, posting rounds of 74-77. She was two-over after the first nine-holes, including a birdie on No. 18, and then took six pars and three bogeys on the closing nine.
Sophie Faulkner tied for 29th at nine-over, shooting rounds of 74-79. Freshman Jennifer Jung moved up five spots on the leaderboard into a tie for 45th with a 14-over 148. She turned in scores of 80-78 on the weekend. Lara van Staden tied for 60th after rounds of 82-79 to finished at 17-over.
Shyanne Lovan played as an individual and tied for 67th with scores of 83-84 (+23).
The Tars are back in action October 12-14 at the Ruth's Chris Tar Heel Invitational in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Rollins will also be sending individuals