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UTSA to compete at Insperity Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate this weekend

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SAN ANTONIO — UTSA will return to the links this weekend for the Insperity Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate in Augusta, Ga. The Roadrunners are coming off a 40-stroke victory at last month's Islanders Classic, where senior Summer Batiste and sophomore Taylor Newlin shared individual medalist honors.

Sophomore Fabiola Arriaga tied for 13th at last year's Administaff Lady Jaguar Intercollegiate with a 222 (74-75-73), while UTSA finished third in the team standings at 888 (296-295-297).

Where: Forest Hills Golf Club (par 72/6,248 yards) — Augusta, Georgia

When: Friday, March 16 — Sunday, March 18

Format: Three-day event with tee times for the first two rounds and a shotgun start for Tuesday's final round.

Teams: Augusta State, Charleston Southern, East Tennessee State, Indiana, Kennesaw State, Lamar, Memphis, #31 Purdue, South Alabama, Southern Mississippi, Troy, UALR, UTSA, Western Carolina.

Live scoring:

UTSA Lineup
Fabiola Arriaga (So. - Torreon, Mexico)
· Leads the the squad with a 74.90 stroke average
· Won The Alamo Invitational (Oct. 30-Nov. 1) with a career-low 213 (69-72-72)
· Has four top 10 finishes this year
· Named Southland Conference Player of the Month for November
· Her career-best round of 69 came in the first round of The Alamo Invitational (Oct. 30-) and The Challenge at Onion Creek (Nov. 7-8)
· 2011 Southland Conference Freshman of the Year and first-team all-conference
· Tied for 1st at the 2011 Southland Championship

Summer Batiste (Sr. - Spring, Texas)
· Fifth on the team with a 76.67 stroke average
· Named Southland Conference Player of the Month after tying for the top spot at the Islanders Classic (Feb. 27-28)
· Shot a season-low 71 three times
· Two-time second-team All-Southland selection
· Owns five career top-10 finishes
· Recorded three eagles last season to rank 16th in the nation
· Finished tied for 14th at 2011 Southland Championship

Shannon Jungman (Sr. - Pflugerville, Texas)
· Fourth on the team with a career-best 76.56 stroke average
· Recorded back-to-back top-20 finishes to close the fall season
· Notched the best finish of her career, tied for fourth, at the Islanders Classic (Feb. 27-28)
· Set career marks for single round (69) and 54-hole score (73-69-74-216) at The Alamo Invitational (Oct. 30-Nov. 1)
· Tied for fifth at the 2011 Alamo Invitational and 2011 Southland Championship
· Has appeared in more tournaments (30) than any other current UTSA golfer

Taylor Newlin (So. - Frisco, Texas)
· Third on the squad with a 76.43 stroke average
· Tied with teammate Summer Batiste for the top spot at the Islanders Classic (Feb. 27-28)
· Shot a season-low 54-hole score of 220 twice
· 2011 second-team All-Southland
· Finished fourth at the 2011 Southland Championship
· Shot a career-best 69 at the 2010 Mercedes-Benz Women's Championship
· Finished in the top 15 four times last season

Paola Valerio (Jr. - Mexico City, Mexico)
· Second on the team with a 76.33 stroke average
· Shot a season-best round of 71 at the Texas A&M "Mo"Morial (Sept. 11-13) and The Alamo Invitational (Oct. 30-Nov. 1)
· 2010-11 Southland Conference Women's Golfer of the Year
· Only two-time first-team All-Southland selection in program history
· Set school records with a single-round 66 and 54-hole score of 212 to finish fifth at the 2010 Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championships
· Two-time Southland Conference Golfer of the Month (October 2010/February 2011)
· Led the team and conference with a 75.25 stroke average to set a UTSA single-season record last year

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