DOLPHINS in seventh after round two of John Kirk/Panther Invitational
STOCKBRIDGE, Ga.—The JU Women’s Golf team in is in seventh place following the first two rounds of the John Kirk/Panther Invitational at the Eagle’s Landing Country Club in Stockbridge, Ga.

The Dolphins were led Natalie Schmett (Evansville, Ind.) who is tied for fourth overall (79-76 –155). Jessica Welch (Lavonia, Ga.) opened with (82-80-162) to tie for 26th headed into day two of the tournament.

Carlie Gelhausen (Noblesville, Ind.) is tied for 34th after opening with (84-80-164) over the par 72 layout. Francesca Yong (Malaysia) (85-86-171) is tied for 62nd and Christina Paulsen (Ridgewood, N.J.) rounded out the scoring for the Dolphins with (87-88-165) to sit in a tie for 68th overall.

Battling cold and wind blowing consistently through the day, the scoring average for the field through two rounds was 82.69. The Dolphins scores of (330 – 322 – 652) leave the alone in seventh place overall.

Old Dominion is leading at 45-over 621 after a tournament low 15-over 303 in the second round. Kent State is in second at 53-over 629, with host Georgia State in third at 54-over 630. Samford rounds out the top five teams at 70-over 646.

The tournament concludes today with 18 holes and all scoring can be followed live at www.golfstat.com