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Strong Second Round Lifts Women's Golf to 5th-Place Finish at McAmis Memorial


GREENEVILLE, TN -- Catawba College rallied to finish fifth among 16 teams at the Agnes McAmis Memorial women’s golf tournament which concluded on Tuesday at the 5,805-yard, par-72 Link Hills Country Club.  Belmont Abbey claimed the team title at the event hosted by Tusculum.  The Crusaders won by 29 strokes after rounds of 299 and 301 for a 600 total.

Catawba closed with a team score of 313, second best of the day to finish with a 643 score.  Only team champion Belmont Abbey posted a better score during the tournament.  The score equaled the fifth-best round for a Catawba women’s team. 

Individually, Leslie Long (East Bend, NC/Forbush HS) led the Lady Indians as she finished 14th.  The freshman had rounds of 80 and 79 for a 159 total.  All four of Catawba’s counting scores on Tuesday were under 80, including a career-low 78 by Samantha Lackey (Seville, OH/Wadsworth HS).

Jessica Tarbet, of Carson-Newman, took medalist honors with a total of 147.  She edge Belmont Abbey’s Michele Low by two shots.  Carson-Newman was the team runner-up, while Methodist placed third.

Fin.     Scores
 1. Belmont Abbey 299-301=600
 2. Carson-Newman 314-315=629    
 3. Methodist 315-317=632
 4. Lincoln Memorial 314-326=640    
5t. CATAWBA 330-313=643
5t. Wingate 316-327=643     
 7. Lindsay Wilson  323-322=645
8t. Pfeiffer 325-321=646    
8t. Anderson  315-331=646    
8t. West Georgia 313-333=646
11. Tusculum 334-320=654
12. Limestone 336-350=686
13. Erskine 354-347=701
14. Spartanburg Methodist 347-359=706
15. Mars Hill 356-360=716
16. North Georgia 364-359=723

Catawba Finishers
14. Leslie Long, 80-79=159
18. Eileen Purpur, 83-77=160
41. Elizabeth Smith, 86-79=165
53. Kelly Wilson, 81-87=168
    Samantha Lackey, WD-78
*78. Jana Burkhardt, 88-103=191
*Played as an individual

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