Virginia’s Diaz-Yi named ACC Women’s Golfer of the Month

Sophomore honored for second time this season

GREENSBORO, N.C. ( – Virginia’s Lauren Diaz-Yi has been named the Atlantic Coast Conference Women’s Golfer of the Month for February. It is the second honor of the season for the Cavalier sophomore, who was also recognized for her play during the month of October.

Diaz-Yi won her second tournament of the season (co-medalists, no playoff) at the UCF Challenge with a school record 9-under 207. Her scores helped UVa to a school record (54-hole tournament) 14-under 850 en route to a first-place team finish. UVa posted its best single-round score in program history, shooting 13-under 275 during the second round. Diaz-Yi shot a career-best 4-under 68 in that round.

Diaz-Yi finished 23rd at the FSU Matchup, shooting 9-over 225. Diaz-Yi helped UVa to a second-place finish at the FSU Matchup,