Feb. 29, 2004
Lakeland, FL - Florida Atlantic University's women's golf team finished the first day of the Lady Moc Classic hosted by Florida Southern College tied for sixth out of 23 teams. Both Natalia Navarro and Amanda Pettit finished in the top-20 for the Lady Owls at the Cleveland Heights Golf Club.
Navarro tied for 10th individually, her third straight tournament starting in the top-10, after firing an opening round 78. She is six shots behind the leader on the par-72 course. Pettit remains eight-strokes behind after shooting an opening round 80.
The Lady Owls are 20 strokes behind the leader, host Florida Southern, after shooting a first round 324. Rollins College (316), Florida International University (311), Nova Southeastern University (320) and Middle Tennessee State (320) round out the top five.
Florida Atlantic will continue play in the Lady Moc Classic on Monday, March 1.