SPRINGFIELD, N.J. – Senior Michelle Piyapattra moved into the top-10 on the individual leaderboard and Columbia improved 16 strokes from its first round, but the women’s golf team will head into the final round at Baltusrol Golf Club in fifth place after shooting a 300 Saturday.
Piyapattra posted an even-par 72 second round score that included five birdies to move into a tie for eighth place.
First-year Camilla Vik is one stroke back of her teammate in a tie for 11th after she turned in a two-over 74 that included a pair of birdies. Classmate Rachel Shi is tied for 16th following her second round tally of 80, while Monique Ishikawa is tied for 18th after shooting a 77. Jackie Chulya matched Ishikawa with a 77 and is tied for 26th after two rounds.
The final round from Baltusrol will commence at 8:30 a.m. Sunday. Golf Stat will have live stats HERE.5 Columbia 316-300—616
T8 Michelle Piyapattra 80-72—152
T11 Camilla Vik 79-74—153
T16 Rachel Shi 76-80—156
T18 Monique Ishikawa 81-77—158
T26 Jackie Chulya 87-77—164