Tigers finish fifth at MCC Women’s Intercollegiate

Tigers finish fifth at MCC Women’s Intercollegiate

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Sept. 26, 2016)  The Sewanee women's golf team finished in fifth place Tuesday at the MCC Women's Intercollegiate played at Montgomery Country Club.

After opening with a 317 on Monday, the Tigers finished Tuesday with a 320. Sewanee's overall 636 total was just behind Trinity (634) and Berry (624). Rhodes won the event with a 603 while Huntingdon was second at 620.

Individually, Meghan Symonds finished tied for 11th place after she finished with a two-day 156 (77-79). Teammate Mary Elizabeth Benton was only a shot behind Symonds (79-78) and finished in a tie for 16th while Sarah Battye was tied for 25th after her 160 total (81-79).

Sophie Morrill improved by five strokes on Tuesday to finish with a 171 total. She was tied with Caroline Cole, who also finished 52nd.

Mackenzie Cohen of Rhodes earned medalist honors with a final score of 144 (71-73).

Sewanee returns to action at the Golfweek Fall Preview in Sandestin, Fla., October 9-11th.

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