Mount Union to Host 2018 OAC Women's Golf Tournament April 20-22

Mount Union to Host 2018 OAC Women's Golf Tournament April 20-22

Friday-Sunday, April 20-22, 2018
River Greens Golf Course
West Lafayette, Ohio
Hosted by Mount Union

Mount Union will host the 2018 Ohio Athletic Conference Women's Golf Championships Friday-Sunday, April 21-23 at River Greens Golf Course in West Lafayette, Ohio.

The OAC Women's Golf Championship will be a 54-hole event with 18 holes each day over three days.

Mount Union won the 2017 OAC Championship for its second-straight conference title. The Purple Raiders bring back three from last year's squad led by senior Olivia DeMartino, who place fourth last year.

Ann Jobko of Otterbein won Medalist honors a year ago with a 54-hole score of 242 (79-80-83). The Cardinals placed second in the team standings a year ago -- 15 shots behind Mount Union and also bring back three this year headlined by Abby Grospitch, who came in fifth in 2017.

Ohio Northern returns two players -- Suzanne Short and Caitlin Silva from a team last year's third place team while fourth place Heidelberg brings back three in Morgan Fultz, Emma Saltsman and Taylor Lewis.

Katie Lease placed sixth a year ago and tops a Capital team that placed fifth while Grace McGee, 17th in 2017, is the top returner for Baldwin Wallace.

The top-14 finishers receive All-OAC honors.

This year's event will feature LIVE Scoring for the first time which will allow fans to follow the action from the course.

Previous Champions

2017 Mount Union
2016 Mount Union
2015 Otterbein
2014 Baldwin Wallace
2013 Otterbein
2012 Baldwin Wallace
2011 Baldwin Wallace
2010 Otterbein
2009 Otterbein
2008 Otterbein
2007 Ohio Northern
2006 Otterbein
2005 Otterbein
2004 Otterbein
2003 Otterbein
2002 Mount Union
2001 Baldwin Wallace
2000 Baldwin Wallace

Previous Medalists

2017 Ann Jobko (Otterbein)
2016 Erica Mawhorr (Mount Union)
2015 Bailey Pontius (Otterbein)
2014 Marie McGinnis (Otterbein)
2013 Natalie Perry (Mount Union)
2012 Mary Snode (Mount Union)
2011 Catherine Brunoehler (Otterbein)
2010 Kelsey Tosca (Otterbein)
2009 Rustie Anderson (Otterbein)
2008 Amanda Shannon (John Carroll)
2007 Meagan Brennan (Ohio Northern)
2006 Kristin Becker (Otterbein)
2005 Colleen Groomes (Otterbein)
2004 Julie Huffman (Capital)
2003 Julie Huffman (Capital)
2002 Meghann Glass (Mount Union)
2001 Meghann Glass (Mount Union)
2000 Natalie Rishert (Baldwin Wallace)

Previous Coaches of the Year

2017 Brian Booher (Otterbein)
2016 Dan MacDuffie (Mount Union)
2015 Dan MacDuffie (Mount Union) & Brian Booher (Otterbein)
2014 John Kapusta (Baldwin Wallace)
2013 Chad Bucci (Otterbein)
2012 Lindsay Reynolds (Capital) & Dan MacDuffie (Mount Union)
2011 Alyson Campbell (Baldwin Wallace)
2010 Mark Paluszak (Ottherbein)
2009 Nathanael Petry (Otterbein)
2008 Nathanael Petry (Otterbein)
2007 Stacey Hariston (Ohio Northern)
2006 Sharon Sexton (Otterbein)
2005 Sharon Sexton (Otterbein)
2004 Sharon Sims (Wilmington)
2003 Sharon Sexton (Otterbein)
2002 Sharon Sexton (Otterbein)
2001 Shawn Grimes (Mount Union)
2000 Mike Gallagher (Baldwin Wallace)

Tournament Records

Lowest 18-hole Individual Score

74 - Meagan Brennan (Ohio Northern) - 2nd round at Table Rock (Centerburg, Ohio) - 2007

Lowest 36-hole Individual Score

156 - Meghann Glass (Mount Union) at Pleasant View (Paris, Ohio) - 2002

Lowest 54-hole Individual Score

242 - Ann Jobko (Otterbein) at River Greens (West Lafayette, Ohio) - 2017

Lowest 18-hole Individual Score at River Greens

79 - Ann Jobko (Otterbein) - 1st round - 2017

Lowest 36-hole Individual Score at River Greens

159 - Ann Jobko (Otterbein) - 2017

Lowest 54-hole Individual Score at River Greens

242 - Ann Jobko (Otterbein) - 2017

Lowest 18-hole Team Score

322 - Otterbein - 2nd round at Majestic Springs (Wilmington, Ohio) - 2006

Lowest 36-hole Team Score

656 - Otterbein at Majestic Springs (Wilmington, Ohio) - 2006

Lowest 18-hole Team Score at River Greens

328 - Otterbein - 2nd round - 2009 

Lowest 36-hole Team Score at River Greens

665 - Otterbein - 2009

Lowest 54-hole Team Score at River Greens

1015 - Mount Union - 2017

** 2016 was first year tournament was expanded to 54 holes **