Rollins Athletics

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. -- Joanna Coe shot an opening round 69 to sit atop the leaderboard by two strokes and Rollins paced the field by 11 after day one of the Tusculum/Kiawah Island Intercollegiate.

Rollins posted a score of 296 on the day and leads rival Florida Southern by 11 strokes (305). UNC Pembroke (307) is third while Barry (309) is fourth.

Coe, the 2009 winner of the event, turned in a first round score of 69, just one off her tournament record of 68, and leads Columbus State's Kimesha Anthony by two strokes. Brianna Seo shot a 74 and is tied for fifth and Cecilia Kleinert is a shot back (75) tied for ninth.

Fabia Rothenfluh is tied for 20th place after an opening round 78 and Kelly Krusoe shot a 79 and sits tied for 27th.