SARASOTA, Fla. — Freshman Chloe Schiavone and senior Abby Heck led the Irish with final round, one-over par 73’s on Tuesday at Purdue’s Heroes Ladies Intercollegiate.
Playing at the Founders Club, Notre Dame carded a final round 298 as a team and moved up one spot to finish 12th in its first tournament of the season (314-295-298=907).
Schiavone (78-71-73=222) was Notre Dame’s top finisher as she tied for 28th in her Fighting Irish debut. Her final round included four birdies, 10 pars, three bogeys and a double. For the three rounds, she played the par 3’s at a two-under par clip to rank fifth in the 75-player field.
Heck’s final round included three birdies, 11 pars and 4 bogeys as she tied for 31st (77-73-73=223). Her 37 pars over the three rounds tied for eighth.
In addition to Schiavone and Heck, Madelyn Jones (75) and Claire Albrecht (77) scored on the final day of play for the Irish, while Lauren Beaudreau shot a 78.
Oklahoma State (288-279-282=849) caught Ole Miss (284-279-288=851) in the final round to win the tournament by two strokes. Maja Stark of Oklahoma State took home medalist honors with a final round 69 (66-66-69=201).
|T28||Chloe Schiavone (4)||78||71||73||222|
|T31||Abby Heck (3)||77||73||73||223|
|T48||Madelyn Jones (2)||78||74||75||227|
|T67||Lauren Beaudreau (1)||81||77||78||236|
|69||Claire Albrecht (5)||82||79||77||238|
The Irish are back in action on Feb. 26-28 at the 2021 Florida State Match-Up, which will take place at the Seminole Legacy Golf Club in Tallahassee, Florida.
Career Best Rounds (most recent occurrence listed)
- Claire Albrecht: 68 (first round of the 2019 Jim West Challenge)
- Lauren Beaudreau: 66 (second round of the 2019 Schooner Fall Classic)
- Abby Heck: 66 (third round of the 2019 Schooner Fall Classic)
- Madelyn Jones: 68 (second round of the 2020 Westbrook Invitational)
- Chloe Schiavone: 71 (second round of the 2021 Purdue Intercollegiate)