Women’s Golf Finishes 15th At Middleburg Bank Intercollegiate

Women’s Golf Finishes 15th At Middleburg Bank Intercollegiate

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – The Sacred Heart women's golf team wrapped up the Middleburg Bank Intercollegiate Tuesday at Kingsmill Resort in 15th place. Freshman Alejandra Perez (Zaragoza, Spain) was the Pioneers' top finisher, placing tied for 44th at +30.

Perez carded a final round 86 on the par-72 course to finish with a three-round score of 246. Ellen Nighbor (Glen Ellyn, Ill.) had a final round 88 to finish tied for 51st at +33. Kelsey Hayward (Seekonk, Mass.) had the Pioneers' low round on Tuesday, posting an 84 to finish at +37 and tied for 60th place. Abigail Hood (Gloucester, Mass.) rounded out the scoring group with a final round 88, placing 81st at +53.

Sacred Heart was +58 as a team in the final round, dropping to 15th place in the team standings. The Pioneers finished the tournament at +153, five strokes ahead of Bucknell and seven behind 14th-place Presbyterian. Eastern Michigan won the tournament at +53, one shot ahead of Delaware and four ahead of William & Mary.

The Pioneers are next in action April 12-13 at the Brown Bear Invitational.

Individual Results (Par 72)

T44. Alejandra Perez      +30 (82-78-86)

T51. Ellen Nighbor            +33 (81-80-88)

T60. Kelsey Hayward      +37 (84-85-84)

81. Abigail Hood                +53 (95-86-88)

84. Meagan Bonner        +66 (95-87-100)

87. Danielle Lapierre       +82 (96-94-108)

Team Results

1. Eastern Michigan         +53 (312-304-301)

2. Delaware                        +54 (302-306-310)

3. William & Mary             +57 (305-309-307)

4. Radford                           +82 (320-315-311)

5. Rutgers                            +92 (326-313-317)

6. Boston University       +95 (323-318-318)

7. Navy                                 +97 (319-322-320)

8. Longwood                      +99 (324-323-316)

8. Richmond                       +99 (323-323-317)

10. Towson                         +100 (319-334-311)

11. Delaware B                  +112 (336-321-319)

12. Lehigh                            +114 (337-319-322)

13. Saint Francis U            +137 (334-339-328)

14. Presbyterian               +146 (339-333-338)

15. Sacred Heart               +153 (342-329-346)

16. Bucknell                        +158 (335-343-344)