Hiram College

SPRINGFIELD, OHIO  –  The Hiram College women’s golf team finished in a tie for fifth place after the final round of the Wittenberg University Spring Invitational today (Sunday, Apr. 18) at Windy Knoll Golf Club in Springfield.  [Final Results]

Hiram carded a final-day total of 409 strokes and ended the two-day tournament with 830 total strokes (421+409=830) and placed in a tie with Denison University for fifth place overall.  Allegheny (Pa.) College won th event with 674 strokes (338+336=674) followed by Otterbein College in second with 678 strokes (353+325=678).  Ohio Northern University rounded out the top three schools with 689 strokes (345+344=689).

Individually, sophomore Kritsinee Khowcharoen (Muang, Phitsanulok, Thailand/Fryeburg Academy, Maine) led the Terriers with a tournament total of 176 strokes (85+91=176) and placed in a tie for 11th overall.  Senior Rebekah Williams (West Salem) was second with 209 strokes (108+101=209) followed by sophomore Amelia Mount (Strongsville/Padua) in third with 221 strokes (116+105=221).  Junior Sasha Davidson (East Hampton, Conn./East Hampton) was fourth at 224 strokes (112+112=224) and senior Natasha Glodek (Wooster/Cardinal Mooney)  rounded out the Hiram competitors with 274 strokes (125+149=274).

Hiram will conclude the 2010 spring season in a dual match against Ursuline College on Saturday, Apr. 24.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, please contact Hiram College Sports Information Director Jeff Hoedt by phone at (330) 569-5495, by FAX at (330) 569-5392 or by email at hoedtjm@hiram.edu.