Women's Golf: Mount Union Finishes Day Two in 16th Place at NCAA Tournament

Olivia DeMartino (Photo by Erik Williams)
Olivia DeMartino (Photo by Erik Williams)

HOUSTON, Texas -- Mount Union is in 16th place after the second day of the NCAA Division III Women's Golf Championships Tuesday at the Bay Oaks Country Club in Houston, Texas. 

The Purple Raiders shot a 341 which is 11 strokes behind Hanover College.

Rhodes College leads the 21-team field with a score of 610.

Mount Union was led by sophomore Olivia DeMartino (Canfield/Canfield) who shot her career low with a 79 and an overall score of 166 tying her for 60th place. Junior Morgan Rector (Trafford, Pa./Penn Trafford) was second for the Raiders with an 87 with an overall score of 169 tying her for 70th place.

Wittenberg's Macy Hubbard leads the individual portion of the tournament with a 71 in the second round and an overall score of 140.

Mount Union starts the third round of the four-round event Wednesday afternoon.

NCAA Division III Women's Golf Championships
Bay Oaks Country Club- Houston, Texas
Par: 72 Yardage: 5,869

Team Scores

 1. Rhodes (Tenn.) 312+298= 610, 2.Wittenberg 310+303= 613, 3.Texas-Tyler 303+268= 578 4. George Fox (Ore.) 307+315 = 622, 5. Redlands (Calif.) 318+ ,6. Williams College (Mass.) 317+309 =626, 7. Whitman College 321+309= 630, T8. St. Thomas (Minn.) 327+312=639 & Sewanee 315+324= 639 10. Hope 326+320 =646  11. Illinois Wesleyan 327 +320 = 647,  T12. Wartburg (Iowa) 327+ =322=640 & New York Univertsity 339+310= 649,14.Wis.-Oshkosh 337+324=661, 15. Hanover College 336+331=667, 16. Mount Union 337+341=678, 17. Gettysburg (Pa.) 342+341=68, 18. Aurora (Ill.) 369+351=720, 19. Stevenson (Md.) 358+371=729, 20. Washington & Jefferson (Pa.) 405+393=798, 21. Wis.-Superior 423+419=842

Top-5 Individuals

1. Macy Hubbard (Wittenberg) 69+71=140 , 2. Caroline Ordian (Redlands) 73+70=143, 3. Phoebe Nguyen (Whitman) 70+77=147 4. Emily Thul (St. Thomas) 76+72=148, 5. Sarahanne Vaughan (Rhodes College) 77+72= 149

Mount Union 

60. Olivia DeMartino 87+79 = 166, T70. Morgan Rector 82+87=169 T73. Erica Mawhorr 81+89=170, 84. Jackie Capuano 88+ 86= 174. T87 Allison Pastor 87+89=176