CLARION WOMEN GOLFERS FINISH 3RD AT ESU

Veights Finishes 5th


Samantha Veights

Sept. 9, 2008

(East Stroudsburg): Clarion's Women's Golf team played in their inaugural event as an intercollegiate team and placed third out of four teams on Sunday at the East Stroudsburg Invitational Tournament.

Held at the Water Gap Country Club, Mercyhurst won the team event with a total of 539, while West Chester was second at 573, Clarion third with a 589 and East Stroudsburg fourth with a 668.

Led by first year head coach Marie Gritzer, the Golden Eagles were paced by freshman Samantha Veights (Mt. Lebanon) who placed 5th with a 27-hole total of 140. Also scoring were Jennifer Suffern (Fr. Carnegie - Chartiers Valley) who was 10th at 150, Ashley Grimm (Gr. Sugarloaf) and Katie O'Neil (Fr. Knox - Keystone) who were 14th at 155 and Krista Matarrese (Fr. Leechburg - Kiski Area) who was 16th at 156.

The Golden Eagles will play at Baldwin Wallace on September 14.

EAST STROUDSBURG WOMEN'S GOLF INVIATATIONAL

SEPT. 6-7, 2008 - 27 Hole Event

Water Gap Country Club, Delaware Water Gap, Pa.

FINAL TEAM SCORES

1. Mercyhurst - 539

2. West Chester - 573

3. Clarion - 589

4. ESU - 668

Individual Results

1. Michelle Spiegel - MH -130

2. Kaitlyn Brody - MH - 131

3. Mattye Laurur - MH - 139

Alanna Kirwan - MH -139

5. Briana Malachowski - ES - 140

Samantha Veights - CU - 140

7. Courtney Kling - WC - 142

Annie Bahnick - WC - 142

9. Emi Cantrell - WC - 144

10. Jennifer Suffern - CU - 150

Julie Wise - WC - 150

12. Lindsey Francis - CU - 152

13. Kelsey Luber - WC - 153

14. Ashley Grimm - CU - 155

Katie O'Neil - CU - 155

16. Krista Matarrese - CU - 156

17. Stephanie Smith - ES - 171

18. Lauren Riggs - ES - 182

19. Kaley Rode - ES - 184

20. Megan Lopretto - ES - 185

21. Becky Benner - ES - 216

22. Nicole Fisher - WC - Withdrew from Injury

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