Newton's Round of 74 Leads Rebels In North Carolina

OLEMISSSPORTSDOTCOM Abby Newton led the Rebels in final round action at the Landfall Tradition on Sunday.
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Abby Newton led the Rebels in final round action at the Landfall Tradition on Sunday.
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Oct. 27, 2013

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WILMINGTON, N.C. – Sophomore Abby Newton carded  2-over par 74 to lead the Ole Miss women’s golf team in final day action at the 12th Annual Landfall Tradition on Sunday (Oct. 27). The Rebels closed the tournament in 16th place with a three-day score of 941.  

Ole Miss saved its best golf for the final day of action and was led by Newton’s round of 74. The Texas native posted three birdies on the front nine including back-to-back on holes five and six. After shooting +1 on the front nine, Newton closed strong with par on eight of nine on the back nine.

"After two rounds of letting the golf course and conditions beat us up we bounced back and closed with a much better round," said head coach Michele Drinkard.  "Sometimes it takes a couple of steps backwards to go forward and I feel that is what happened to us this week.  We have some work to get done this month before we head into off season and it will begin on Tuesday."

Freshman Maria Toennessen also closed the tournament with a strong round. Tonnessen was 1-under par at the turn with two birdies and finished the round with a 4-over par 75. Alison Hovatter carded a 5-over par 77, while North Carolina native Taelor Rubin closed with a 6-over par 78. Stani Schiavone closed with 9-over 81.

The Crimson Tide won the 12th annual Landfall Tradition with a score of 867, good enough for 3-ovver par.  Duke took second place with a score of 875, which was 11-over par. Alabama’s Stephanie Meadow took medalist honors with a three-day score of 213, good enough for 3-under par.

The Landfall Tradition was the final fall tournament for the Rebels. Ole Miss will next be in action at the AllState Sugar Bowl Classic in New Orleans Feb. 23-25.

For all Ole Miss women’s golf news and information, go to OleMissSports.com, and follow the Rebels on Twitter at @OleMissWGolf and on Facebook at Ole Miss WGolf.

 Team Standings (Final)

Current
Position

Team

Rounds

total
Score

to par

today

1

2

3

1

10

Alabama

+3

  +4

285

290

292

867

2

4

Duke

+11

  +4

295

288

292

875

3

13

Clemson

+33

  +11

307

291

299

897

4

14

South Carolina

+40

  +17

300

299

305

904

5

31

Wake Forest

+42

  +9

306

303

297

906

T6

22

Michigan State

+46

  +5

309

308

293

910

T6

8

Arizona

+46

  +16

304

302

304

910

8

3

Oklahoma State

+49

  +11

307

307

299

913

9

30

Virginia

+50

  +12

306

308

300

914

10

16

NC State

+58

  +6

323

305

294

922

T11

50

Notre Dame

+60

  +17

314

305

305

924

T11

27

Ohio State

+60

  +19

316

301

307

924

T11

26

North Carolina

+60

  +18

305

313

306

924

14

15

Iowa State

+61

  +10

321

306

298

925

15

 

Purdue

+64

  +15

316

309

303

928

16

 

Mississippi

+77

  +16

316

321

304

941

17

 

UNC Wilmington

+80

  +28

313

315

316

944

18

 

UNCG

+130

  +44

330

332

332

994

 Ole Miss Individual Standings
T-61- Taelor Rubin, 81-77-78—236
T-61- Abby Newton, 79-83-74--236
T-70 – Stani Schiavone, 75-82-81--238
T-70 – Alison Hovatter, 81-80-77--238
T-79- Maria Toennessen, 85-82-75--242

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