Women's Golf: Mount Union Finishes in First Place at OAC Championships

Women's Golf: Mount Union Finishes in First Place at OAC Championships

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ohio- Mount Union's women's golf team finished first in the Ohio Athletic Conference Championships, the first time since 2002, held at the River Greens Golf Course in West Lafayette.

The Purple Raiders shot a team score of 335 in the final round which is a total of 1,021 while Otterbein, who placed second, was behind by 12 strokes with 1,033.

Freshman Erica Mawhorr (Zanesville/West Muskingum) is finished first with a score of 82 in the final round and a total score of 249. Fellow Raider junior Morgan Rector (Trafford, Pa. / Penn Trafford) placed second with a score of 84 in the final round and a total score of 250, one stroke behind Mawhorr.  

Mawhorr and Rector both earn All-OAC honors as well as the other three Raiders, sophomore Allison Pastor (Sagamore Hills/Nordonia), sophomore Olivia DeMartino (Canfield/Canfield), and freshman  Jackie Capuano (Massillon/Massillon Jackson).

With the win of the OAC Championships, the Raiders get an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament which is May 10-13 at Bay Oaks Country Club in Houston, Texas, which is the first time ever in Mount Union history, making it as a team to the Tournament.

 

OAC Championships 

River Greens Golf Course- West Lafayette, Ohio

Par 72 – 5,810 yards

 

Team Scores

1.Mount Union 337+349+335 = 1,021, 2. Otterbein 345+348+340 = 1,033, 3. Ohio Northern 351+354+360 = 1,065, 4. Capital 357+370+352 = 1,079, 5. John Carroll 375+370+369= 1,114, 6. Heidelberg 387+380+376= 1,143, 7. Baldwin Wallace 389+377+386= 1,152 8.Muskingum 605+530+528 = 1,663

Top 5 Individuals

1 .Erica Mawhorr  81+86+82 = 249 2. Morgan Rector 83+83+84= 250, 3. Bailey Pontius (OTT) 84+90+81= 255 4. Hannah Myers (OTT) 83+86+87= 256, T5. Hannah Whisler (ONU) 87+83+88= 258 & Ariana Tomasula 84+85+89= 258(ONU)

Mount Union

1 .Erica Mawhorr  81+86+82 = 249 2. Morgan Rector 83+83+84= 250, 8. Allison Pastor 85+91+84= 260, 11. Olivia DeMartino 92+89+85 = 266, 14. Jackie Capuano 88+91+91 = 270,