Women's Golf Headline
Orlando, Fla. Ė The fifth-ranked Florida womenís golf team continued its strong push at the Hooters Collegiate Match Play Championship Sunday, taking a lead against Alabama as the second round was suspended due to darkness. The Lady Gators swept No. 15 Louisville, 5-0-0, in their first-round matchup at the Ginn Reunion Resort.
Jessica Yadloczky (Casselberry, Fla.) moved to 2-0 on the tournament, defeating her second-straight SEC opponent in the only match that was completed before darkness set in. Yadloczky jumped out to take the lead and extended her lead to five holes before she clinched on hole 14.
Senior Sandra Gal (Leichlingen, Germany) is in prime position to take her second match of the event as well, up four holes against Kathleen Ekey.
Ornella Jouven (La Ciotat, France) is again engaged in a tight battle, this time with Laura Goodwin. Jouvenís first-round matchup went down to the wire as she edged out Louisvilleís Laura Anderson earlier today in all 18 holes.
Tiffany Chudy (Miramar, Fla.) is also in position to get her second win, clinging on to a one-hole advantage against Helena Blomberg.
If Florida prevails over the Crimson Tide, it will advance to the semifinals to face the winner of No. 3 Auburn and No. 6 Georgia.
The second round will resume at 7:30 a.m. on Monday morning. The third round is scheduled to begin at approximately 9:30 a.m.
For up-to-date results and status of matches, please visit www.golfstat.com.
No. 2 Florida vs. No. 10 Alabama
Tiffany Chudy (UF) 1 up through 14 holes vs. Helena Blomberg
Jessica Yadloczky (UF) def. Camilla Lennarth, 5 and 4
Sandra Gal (UF) 4 up through 14 holes vs. Kathleen Ekey
Rhea Nair 3 up through 14 holes vs. Brittany Nelson (UF)
Ornella Jouven (UF) all square through 14 holes vs. Laura Goodwin