COLUMBIA STATION, Ohio - Mount Union's women's golf team finished in first place at the Baldwin Wallace Invitational for the third straight year after a 36-hole total of 323-340=663 at Mallard Creek Golf Course.
Senior Rachel Markle (Solon) was the top finisher and medalist shooting a two day total of 157. She was four strokes ahead of teammate and second place finisher, junior Emma Jeffries (Wooster). Jeffries tied with Baldwin Wallace's Anna Schatscneider for second, shooting a 161 (77-84).
The rest of the Mount Union's score came from fifth place finisher junior Brianna Potts (Apple Creek / Waynedale) and seventh place finisher sophomore Maura Knox (Akron / St. Vincent-St.Mary). Potts shot 171 (83-88) while Knox shot 174 (85-89).
The Raiders will be back in action Sunday, September 8 as they host the Mount Union Invitational at Tannenhauf Golf Club.
Baldwin Wallace Fall Inviational
Mallard Creek G.C. - Columbia Station, Ohio
Par 72 - 5,901 yards
1. Mount Union 663, 2. Baldwin Wallace 680, 3. Capital 738
Top 5 Individuals
- Rachel Markle (MTU) 78+79=157, T2. Emma Jeffries (MTU) 77+84=161, T2. Anna Schatscneider (BW) 81-80=161, 4. Molly Frey (CAP) 82-84=166, T5. Brianna Potts (MTU) 83+88=171 T4. Sydney Kelly (CAP) 80+91=171
- Rachel Markle 78+79=157, 2. Emma Jeffries 77+84=161, 5. Brianna Potts 83+88=171, T7. Maura Knox 85+88=174, 12. Gianna Flasco 99+92=191 *, 19. Elizabeth Fritsch 99+92=220 *
* entered as an individual