BOCA RATON, Fla. – Sophomore Tai Barber shot a one-under 71 to lead the Florida Atlantic University women’s golf team to a second-place finish in the FAU Winter Warmup at Osprey Point on Monday.
• Brown won the three-team battle with a 299 while FAU followed closely at 303. Lehigh rounded out the field with a 310
• Barber led the competition with a 3.88 average on par fours and a 4.6 on par fives and was one of four players who tallied 13 pars in the round.
• Newcomer Meghan Bennett tied for fifth with her three-over 75 playing as an individual. She and Barber each recorded three birdies
. • Liza Weisman, also playing individually, shot a four-over 76 for fourth place
• Heather Netti and Jennifer Keim tied for eighth with their 77s while Netti tied Barber for the pack lead with 13 pars
. • Kadi Pallastrone also finished in the top ten with her round of 78
• Daniella Castaneda rounded out the team participants with a 79 and Mikaela Thibodeau finished 15th with an 80.
FAU will travel to Daytona Beach, Fla. for the Lady Eagle-Cat Invitational in early March.