Busetto Paces Pirates on the first day of the Blue Hen Invitational

by | Oct 17, 2021 | Golf Courses

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REHOBOTH BEACH, DEL. – Junior Ludovica Busetto (Padua, Italy) is 8 over par after two rounds of the Delaware Lady Blue Hen Invitational and has the Seton Hall women’s golf team in 10th place, making it into the final round on Sunday.

In the opening round, Busetto had two birdies and 13 pars on the way to a 3 over par.75. In the afternoon she had 13 more pars, but was content with a 5 over par.77. Through two rounds, Busetto is with a 75- Tied 77-152 for 22nd place at 8 over par. She is nine strokes behind the individual winner Oihana Etxezarreta from Delaware.

As a team, The Hall shot a 312 in the opening round but struck seven strokes in the afternoon and fired a 17 over par. 305. Par., 312-305-617. Princeton is currently the team leader at 16 over par. The opponents of BIG EAST, Georgetown and St. John’s, are 27 over par and 34 over par, respectively.

student in the first year Ana Sarrias Pro (Cádiz, Spain) shot a 6 over par, 78 on the first round. She had three birdies in the afternoon when she shaved off three strokes for a 3 over par, 75 on round two. She is currently just one stroke behind Busetto, who is in 25th place, with 9 over par, 78-75-153.

Senior Sarah Fouratt (Santa Maria, California) shot an 8 over par, 80 in the first round. In the afternoon she struck four strokes and finished with a 4 over par, 76. In the third round, Fouratt is 12 over par, 80-76- 156, in 36th place.

Another pirate with a much improved second round was a graduate student Margot Bechadergue (Aix-En-Provence, France). After shooting a 9 over par, 81 in the morning, she was four shots better in the afternoon, finishing with a 5 over par, 77. Bechadergue is currently 14 over par with an 81-77-158.

Ginevra Ricciardelli (Rome, Italy) shot a 7 over par. 79 on the first round and an 8 over par. 80 on the second round. For the tournament, the runner-up is 15 over par with a 79-80-159.

Play as an individual Sasha Amelang (Houston, Texas) is currently 30-over-par with 84-90-174.

Tournament details:
Host: University of Delaware
Location: Rehoboth Beach, Del.
Course: Rehoboth Beach Country Club
Vitals course: Par-72, 6,169 yards
Events: 16.-17. October 2021, three rounds

Of course:

Rehoboth Beach Country Club is the best golf course on the Eastern Shore and inspires golfers of all levels. With multiple tees, sculpted greens and fairways, challenging bunkers and ponds, while spectacular views greet golfers with every turn. The proximity to Rehoboth Bay offers a variety of changing wind and weather conditions that affect and enhance the experience.
Rehoboth Beach Country Club was the first Delaware golf course to receive the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Award in 2001 from Audubon International. Located in the fragile Inland Bay region, Rehoboth Beach Country Club is proud to be one of only 906 golf courses worldwide to receive this award.

The field:

In addition to Seton Hall and hosts Delaware, the field consists of 10 other teams including: Bucknell, Delaware State, Fairleigh Dickinson, Harvard, Navy, Pennsylvania, Princeton and Richmond. Also included are the BIG EAST opponents Georgetown and St. John’s.

The format:

The teams play against five golfers and count the four lowest scores per round.

The schedule:

The field plays two continuous rounds on Saturday and one final round on Sunday. For Saturday’s rounds, the Pirates will be paired with golfers from Delaware and Princeton with an 8:30 am shotgun start

The results:

The full results will be available on Golfstat.com and SHupirates.com after each competition day.

Item player R1 R2 R3 TOTAL BY
1 Princeton 305 287 592 +16
2 Richmond 304 290 594 +18
3 Pennsylvania 293 304 597 +21
4th Harvard 301 299 600 +24
5 Georgetown 302 301 603 +27
6th Delaware 298 311 609 +33
7th Saint John 307 303 610 +34
T8 marine 304 307 611 +35
T8 State of Delaware 303 308 611 +35
10 SETON HALL 312 305 617 +41
11 Fairleigh Dickinson 322 331 653 +77
12th Bucknell 323 332 655 +79