Women's Golf Extends PBC Championships Lead To Nine After Saturday's Action

Women's Golf Extends PBC Championships Lead To Nine After Saturday's Action

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - The Armstrong State University women's golf team extended its lead at the 2016 Peach Belt Conference Championships on Saturday to nine strokes after a second-round 308 at the World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Fla.

The Pirates' two-day total of 609 is nine strokes ahead of UNC Pembroke (618), with host Flagler (621), Montevallo (631) and Young Harris (643) rounding out the top five schools.

Armstrong State has all five players among the top six individually after Saturday's action, beginning with sophomore Sophie Bargeron carding a second straight 75 to sit in third place with a six-over-par 150 total. Sophomore Nikita Arjun shot a second straight 77 to sit in fifth place individually with a 154 total, while senior Pamela Mosley (76), senior Brendie Rockholt (80) and freshman Bailey Buie (81) are all tied for sixth individually after Saturday with 155 totals.

The Pirates are searching for their second Peach Belt Conference title since the league began sponsoring the sport in 2010. Armstrong State won the 2012 title in Columbus, Ga., by 11 strokes over UNC Pembroke.

Play concludes at the 2016 Peach Belt Conference Championships on Sunday with a single round of 18 holes with tee times beginning at 9:00 a.m.