Women’s golf team sits fifth at MIAA Fall Finale Tournament

Women’s golf team sits fifth at MIAA Fall Finale Tournament

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. – The Olivet College women's golf team sits in fifth-place after the first round of the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Fall Finale Tournament at the Bedford Valley Country Club in Battle Creek.

THE BASICS                 
Location:
Bedford Valley Country Club; Battle Creek, Mich.
Par / Yardage: 72 / 5,897 yards

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • The Comets returned to the club house with a 346 team, which was five strokes behind fourth-place Alma College and 10 strokes behind third-place Albion College.
  • Saint Mary's (Ind.) College is the first-round leader at 314 strokes, followed by Hope College at 324. Adrian College is in sixth at 350, while Calvin College and Trine (Ind.) University share seventh-place with 356s.
  • Sisters Taylor and Hunter Kehoe from Saint Mary's are tied on top of the player leaderboard with matching 75s.

FOR THE COMETS

MIAA STANDINGS

  • Entering tomorrow's final round, the Comets are in third-place in the seasonal standings with 1,710 total strokes. Saint Mary's is in solid position to claim the MIAA Championship, holding a 23-stroke lead over Hope, 1640-1663. Alma sit fourth at 1739, followed by Albion, 1781; Trine, 1794; Calvin, 1816; and Adrian, 1817.

UP NEXT

  • The final 18 holes of the Fall Finale Tournament will start tomorrow morning at 10 a.m.