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Emory & Henry Women’s Golf Begins Action At Home Tournament Monday

Ashley Underwood plays a bunker shot.

ABINGDON, Va. – The Emory & Henry College Women's Golf Team got play started at the Emory & Henry Invitational Monday. The Wasps welcomed 21 players from five teams to Glenrochie Country Club for their first home tournament since the fall of 2017.

The Basics
TOURNAMENT – Emory & Henry Invitational
HOST – Emory & Henry College
FORMAT – Stroke Play/36 holes/5-count-4
LOCATION – Abingdon, Virginia
– Glenrochie Country Club
PAR – 35-37 – 72
LENGTH – 5,800 Yards

Emory & Henry
Senior Ashley Underwood (Strawberry Plains, Tenn.) is 17th after shooting a +27 (99) on Monday.

Junior Chandler Thomas (Elizabethton, Tenn.) carded a 108 (+36) in the first round and sit in 18th.

The Leaders
University of Lynchburg's Lily Self leads the way by three strokes, carding a three-over 75. She is trailed by Shelby VanAusdal of Southern Virginia University (78; +6).

Bridgewater College leads the team standings at +48 (336), placing all four of their scoring golfers in the top 10. Southern Virginia is three shots behind at +51.

Up Next
The Wasps will be back in action on Tuesday morning at 8:00 a.m., as they conclude play in the Emory & Henry Invitational.