DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Senior Gabriella Riber (Stockholm, Sweden) finished third at the Lonnie Barton Invitational at LPGA International in Daytona Beach, Fla. on Tuesday. The Sacred Heart women's golf team finished third in the team competition, three shots behind second-place Delaware State.
Riber shot a final round 84 for a two-day total of +18, finishing one shot behind Marisol Doglioli of LIU Brooklyn. Three other Pioneers finished in the top-20 of the opening tournament of the spring season. Malin Wallhede (Molnlycke, Sweden) finished tied for 13th after posting an 86 on Tuesday. Brianna Carnahan (Port Jefferson, N.Y.) and Jennifer Clinton (Sayville, N.Y.) both tied for 20th place, with each golfer shooting +32 for the tournament.
LIU Brooklyn won the team competition with an overall score of +78. Sacred Heart finished with a +109, three shots behind Delaware State's +106.
The Pioneers are back in action on Sunday, March 17th for the opening round of the William & Mary C&F Intercollegiate in Williamsburg, Va.
1. LIU Brooklyn 326-328-654 (+78)
2. Delaware State 338-344-682 (+106)
3. Sacred Heart 336-349-685 (+109)
4. Monmouth 348-341-689 (+113)
5. Robert Morris 348-352-700 (+124)
6. St. Francis Brooklyn 359-363-722 (+146)
Sacred Heart Individual Results
3. Gabriella Riber 78-84-162 (+18)
T13. Malin Wallhede 85-86-171 (+27)
T20. Brianna Carnahan 85-91-176 (+32)
T20. Jennifer Clinton 88-88-176 (+32)
T32. Claire McGovern 100-96-196 (+52)