KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. - Jana Melichova finished in third place out of 114 golfers in the field at the Palmetto Intercollegiate hosted by the College of Charleston. As a team, ODU finished in a tie for third out of 22 teams in the three day event at the 6,005-yard Turtle Point Golf Course.
To open the event, the Monarchs posted a 297(+9) to sit in eighth as a team. In their second round of the tournament, ODU posted their best 18-hole round of the year with a five-under 283. After round two, the Monarchs moved up two spots to sit in sixth.
ODU closed the Palmetto Intercollegiate with a 290 (+2), which propelled the Monarchs to a tie for third.
Individually, for the third straight tournament, Melichova led ODU. Sophomore Leah Onosato notched her second top-20 finish of the season finishing in a tie for 19th with a 218. Onosato led the 114 player field in eagles with two. Noemie Sudron posted her best finish this season tying for 29th. Shooting an even-par final round, freshman Pilar Muguruza finished in a tie for 42nd. Anika Bolčíková's tournament was highlighted by a second round 71 (-1).
Team Leaderboard 1 College of Charleston 2 Coastal Carolina T3 Old Dominion T3 Fresno State 5 North Florida 6 Troy 7 Marshall 8 Cincinnati T9 Kansas T9 UNCG 11 Boston College 12 Daytona State College 13 Jacksonville State T14 Wichita State T14 UAB T16 College of Charleston (B) T16 ETSU 18 Elon 19 Xavier 20 Boston University 21 Radford 22 Charleston Southern