Texas senior Julia Beck shot 1 under par in the opening round of the Lady Paladin on Friday. (Photo by Hallie Cochran.)

BEVO BEAT

Texas women’s golf team earns trip to NCAA Championships

Posted May 7th, 2016

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Texas advanced to the NCAA Championship with a sixth-place finish Saturday in the NCAA regional at Traditions Golf Club in Bryan.

Georgia won the regional by six strokes at 6-under-par 858, with UCLA’s Bronte Law and Georgia’s Bailey Tardy tying for medalist honors at 7-under-par 209. The Longhorns shot 15 over par through the three rounds.

Julia Beck led the Longhorns at 1 under par and tied for 12th place. Haley Mills finished in 18th place at 1 over par, and Natalie Karcher tied for 35th place at 7 over. Sophia Schubert tied for 42nd at 8 over, and Tezira Abe was 81st at 24 over.

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The NCAA Championship will begin May 20 at Eugene Country Club in Eugene, Ore.

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