Notre Dame golf: Irish women in 19th

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Notre Dame's women's golf team is tied for 19th after the opening round of the NCAA West Regional at Suncadia Resort in Cle Elum, Wash.

The Irish are at 28-over-par 316 on the par-72 Tumble Creek Club course.

The Irish are tied with No. 20 seed Chattanooga and are two shots in back of Portland State and New Mexico, which both shot a 314.

Top-ranked Southern California leads the 24-team field with a 4-under-par 284.

Junior Ashley Armstrong had the best round for the Irish with a 4-over-par 76. Freshman Jordan Ferreira shot a 79, Talia Campbell an 80, and Kelli Oride and Kristina Nhim 81s.

Action continues Friday.