KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. — The University of Central Arkansas women’s golf team is tied for sixth place out of 33 teams after the first day of the Kiawah Island Intercollegiate on Sunday. 

The Sugar Bears shot a 301 and sit five strokes behind co-leaders James Madison and Miami (296).     

Sophomore Julia Roth and junior Sara Hillman are tied for 15th place with a 74. Freshman Carly Dear is tied for 34th with a 76 and senior C.J. Bobbitt is tied for 56th with a 77. Junior Gemma Hardie shot an 82 and is tied for 104th.