SHU Women's Golf Concludes Fall Slate With Win At SHU Fall Classic

SHU Women's Golf Concludes Fall Slate With Win At SHU Fall Classic

MILFORD, Conn.— The Sacred Heart women's golf team capped its 2017 Fall season with a victory at the SHU Fall Classic held at Great River Golf Club.

SHU earned the team title at the SHU Fall Classic for the second consecutive season, finishing with a team score of 641 in the two-round event at their home course. 17 strokes ahead of second place Navy who finished second with a score of 656. Hofstra rounded out the top three with a score of 678. 

All five players in the Pioneers scoring group finished in the top 10 on the leaderboard. Junior Chelsea Sedlar was the Pioneers top finisher at +13, she shot a six-over, 78 in the final round to finish third overall. Sophomore Ana Contreras finished one stroke back in fourth place with a two-day score of 158. Senior Abigail Hood bounced back in round two, carding a 79 to finish 19-over par to tie for fifth place. Alejandra Perez shot a 20-over 164 to finish seventh on the leader board. Senior Estee Deschamps rounded out the Pioneers scoring group with a two-day score of 168 to tie for ninth.

Senior Lauren Pelster competed as an individual, carding an 83 in the final round to finish tied for 14th at 25-over. Freshman Maya Isom also improved on the second day to finish 27-over and tied for 18th as an individual. Junior Chrissie Wojciechowski finished 27-over par to round out the top 20. 

The Pioneers will head into the spring season looking to defend its Northeast Conference Women's Golf championship title. 

Individual Results (par 72)

3 Chelsea Sedlar 79-78—157 (+13)

4 Ana Contreras 78-80—158 (+14)

T5 Abigail Hood 84-79—163 (+19)

7 Alejandra Perez 80-84—164 (+20)

T9 Estee Deschamps 83-85—168 (+24)

T14 Lauren Pelster* 87-83—170 (+26)

Maya Isom* 87-84—171 (+27)

Chrissie Wojciechowski* 84-88—172 (+28)

*Competed as an indivdual