BOCA RATON, Fla. – The Florida Atlantic University women’s golf team kicked off the Conference USA Tournament on Monday at the Verandah Club. The Owls are tied for 10th after the first round, being led by Kadi Pallastrone who sits in ninth out of 55 competitors.
• Pallastrone shot even par on par 4s, en route to her one-over 73 to lead the FAU squad
• Daniella Castaneda tallied a birdie on a par 5 in her four-over round of 76 and is in 26th overall
• Jennifer Keim and Meghan Bennett are each tied for 42nd overall with their 7-over 79s
• Tai Barber rounded out the Owls with her round of 84
• FAU will tee off on the 10th hole at 8 a.m. on Tuesday for the second of the three-round tournament.
• FAU sits at 19-over as a team in the tightly-bunched pack
• Live scoring is available at http://results.golfstat.com/public/leaderboards/gsnav.cfm?pg=teamPlayer&tid=12400