STANFORD, Calif. – The Washington women’s golf team finished the first round of the Stanford Intercollegiate in 15th place.
Stefanie Deng finished strong to post the low score of the day among the five Huskies competing. Deng carded eight pars and a birdie on the back nine to finish with a 2-over total of 73.
Camille Boyd was one stroke back of Deng, with a 3-over 74, notching birdies on No. 15 and 16.
Both Carmen Lim and Jenny Chang finished the day 4-over. Adithi Anand was 6-over.
“We got off to a rocky start today,” said head coach Mary Lou Mulflur. “We just need to get off to a better start tomorrow. They fought hard until the end.”
The second of three rounds gets underway Saturday morning at Stanford Golf Course.