Women's Golf: Mount Union Takes First Place in Peter C. Rossin Memorial; Mawhorr Earns First Place Honors

Erica Mawhorr
Erica Mawhorr

CANONSBURG, Pa. - Mount Union women's golf team finished the Peter C. Rossin Memorial in first place at the Southpointe Golf Course in Canonsburg, Pa.

The Purple Raiders finished day two with a second round score of 350 and an overall score of 718, which was 31 strokes in front of second place team Malone University. 

Mount Union was led by sophomore Erica Mawhorr (Zanesville/West Muskingum) who placed first in the Invitational with a second round score of 82 and an overall score of 173. 

The rest of the Raiders finished in the top 10 of the Invitational. Junior Olivia DeMartino (Canfield/Canfield) came in second place (179), sophomore Rachel Markle (Solon/Solon) placed fifth (185), senior Morgan Rector (Trafford, Pa./Penn Trafford) placed sixth (186), sophomore Jackie Capuano (Massillon/Massillon Jackson) placed seventh (188) and junior Hannah Edwards (Wellsville/Beaver Local) who placed tenth. 

Mount Union next competes in the OAC Fall Preview Saturday, October 15 and Sunday, October 16 at River Greens Golf Course in West Lafayette, Ohio. The Raiders then play in the Phipps Memorial on Monday, October 17 at Congress Lake C.C. in Hartville, Ohio for their last invitational in the fall. 


Peter C. Rossin Memorial

Southpointe Golf Club 

Par 72

Team Scores 

1. Mount Union 718, 2. Malone Univeristy 749, 3. Seton Hill University 807, 4. Washington & Jefferson 813

Top 5 Individuals 

1. Erica Mawhorr (UMU) 91+82=173, 2. Olivia DeMartino (UMU) 93+86=179, 3. Melanie Smith (MU) 90+91=181, 4. Hannah Maczko (MU) 88+94=182, 5. Rachel Markle (UMU) 98+87=185 

Mount Union 

1. Erica Mawhorr 91+82=173, 2. Olivia DeMartino 93+86= 179, 5. Rachel Markle 98+87=185 6. Morgan Rector 91+95=186, 7. Jackie Capuano 93+95=188 10. Hannah Edwards 96+98=194