(MONTGOMERY, Ala.) – The Carnegie Mellon University women's golf team placed second at Montgomery Country Club Women's Intercollegiate after carding a school record 36-hole score of 597 (312-285) and topped the single round school record with a three-under par 285 during the final round on Monday. The 10-team event was played on the par-72, 5,821-yard Montgomery Country Club course.
The previous 36-hole program low was 604 that was accomplished at the Generals Invitational at the Lexington Golf & Country Club in October of 2018. The program's previous record for the lowest team score was 296 which was set at the 2019 Golfweek Fall Invitational which was held at the Baytowne Golf Club at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort.
Two individual records were also set on Monday with sophomore Alexis Sudjianto (Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Latin School) and freshman Denise Pan (Houston, Texas/St. John's School) both carding rounds of five-under par 67 which is the lowest individual round in the program's history. Sudjianto also broke the lowest individual 36-hole total in the program's history, as she fired a 146 (79-67) and placed seventh individually in a field of 50 golfers. Pan ended the 36-hole tournament with a 147 (80-67) and placed eighth. Sudjianto and Pan recorded six birdies of Monday.
Sophomore Michelle Cao (Johns Creek, Ga./Northview) continued her collegiate-best performance turning in a score card of two-over par 74 and finished with a 150 (76-74). Senior Charlotte Simpson (Towson, Md./Bryn Mawr School), who eagled the 12th hole, shot her second straight round of five-over par 77 to finished with a 154. Freshman Meher Mankikar (Bridgewater, N.J./Bridgewater Raritan) ended play with a 165 (80-85).