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Elizabeth Cheng on the 1st tee

           Elizabeth Cheng on the 1st tee at the NCAA DIII National Champiohships

First Round 81 for Cheng

Destin, FL - Hollins University Golf at 2013 NCAA DIII Women's Golf National Champiohship, May 14, 2013

First Round Results

Tuesday marked the first of four rounds at the 2013 NCAA DIII Women's Golf National Championships.  The tournament is being held at the Sandestin Golf and Beach resort in Destin, FL.  The field of 111 golfers are competing at the par 72, 5,831 yard Baytowne course.

After the first round of play, Elizabeth Cheng (Virginia Beach, VA) carded a nine over par 81 and sits in a tie for 32nd place.  Cheng earned a berth in the field by virtue of her national ranking, 8th in the latest Golfstat rankings.  Hollins didn't qualify as one of the 21 teams that were invited to play, but Cheng was able to secure one of the six individual bids to the end of season tournament to crown a national champion.

After teeing off in the afternoon (1:00pm) on Tuesday, Elizabeth will tee off on Wednesday morning at 8:30am. You can follow Elizabeth on the Hollins Twitter feed or by clicking here to follow the live stats provided by the tournament host, Methodist University.