Hiram College

The Hiram College women’s golf team finished in seventh place after the final round of the Denison University Spring Invitational at the Granville Golf Course in Granville.

Hiram shot a team score of 421 strokes in the final round of 18 holes and ended the two-day tournament with an overall total 839 strokes (418+421=839) to place seventh of seven teams.  DePauw (Ind.) University won the event with 632 stroks (317+315+632).  Wittenberg University was second at 649 strokes (325+324=649) and Allegheny (Pa.) College rounded out the top three with 670 strokes (339+331=670).

Hiram was led individually by freshman Jenelle Bayus (Cortland/Lakeview) who shot a 97 in the final round to post an overall score of 198 strokes (101+97=198) and placed 27th overall individually.  Freshman Megan Jennings (Stow/Stow-Munroe Falls) had the second lowest score on the team with a two-day total 208 strokes (105+103=208) and was followed by junior Carrie Dyer (Canton/McKinley) with 215 strokes (106+109=215).  Freshman Alexa Griswold (Conneaut) was fourth on the team at 220 strokes (106+114=220).  Completing the list of Hiram competitors was freshman Taylor Stott (Akron/Archbishop Hoban) who posted a tournament-total 235 strokes (123+112=235).

The Terriers will conclude the 2013 spring season with the second North Coast Athletic Conference event in the NCAC Invitational hosted by Ohio Wesleyan University next Saturday-Sunday, May 4-5.  The two-day tournament will held at the Oakhaven Golf Club in Delaware.