Women's Golf: Raiders Place First After First Round of OAC Championships

Erica Mawhorr (Photo by Veronica Atkinson)
Erica Mawhorr (Photo by Veronica Atkinson)

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ohio- Mount Union's women's golf team is in first place after round one of the Ohio Athletic Conference Championships held at the River Greens Golf Course in West Lafayette.

The Purple Raiders shot a team score of 337 which is eight strokes in front of second place Otterbein University.

Freshman Erica Mawhorr (Zanesville/West Muskingum) leads the individual tournament with a score of 81 (+9) while junior Morgan Rector (Trafford, Pa./Penn Trafford) is tied for second with Hannah Myers from Otterbein with a score of 83 (+11)

The women's golf team finishes the OAC Tournament with two more rounds at River Greens Golf Course.

OAC Championships 

River Greens Golf Course- West Lafayette, Ohio

Par 72 – 5,810 yards


Team Scores

1.Mount Union (337), 2. Otterbein (345), 4. Capital (357), 5. John Carroll (375), 6. Heidelberg (387), 7. Baldwin-Wallace (389), 8. Muskingum (605)

Top 5 Individuals

  1. Erica Mawhorr (MTU) 81, T2. Morgan Rector (MTU) Katie Lease (CAP) & Hannah Myers (OTT) 83, T5. Ariana Tomasula (ONU) & Bailey Pontius (OTT) 84.

Mount Union

1.Erica Mawhorr  (81) , T2. Morgan Rector (83), 7. Allison Pastor (85) T10. Jackie Capuano (88), T16. Olivia DeMartino (92).