Connolly Paces R-MC Women's Golf at Pfeiffer Invitational

Connolly Paces R-MC Women's Golf at Pfeiffer Invitational

HARDEESVILLE, S.C. - Freshman Colleen Connolly (Winchester, Va./John Handley) was the top performer at 158 as the Randolph-Macon women's golf team finished tied for 13th out of 17 teams Tuesday at the Pfeiffer Invitational at Hilton Head Lakes.

The field includes programs from Division II as well as Division III.

Connolly improved by four strokes from Round 1 to Round 2, shooting 81 on Monday and 77 on Tuesday.

Sophomore Liza Lewis (Richmond, Va./Trinity) shot 163 (79-84), followed by sophomore Emmy Saathoff (Catonsville, Md./Notre Dame) at 174 (84-90), senior Jenny Jeu (Midlothian, Va./James River) at 175 (86-89) and junior Aven Oliver (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Academy) at 178 (90-88).

Randolph-Macon returns to action March 17-19 at the Jekyll Island Invitational in Georgia.

Pfeiffer Invitational - Final Team Standings

1 West Georgia 292-295=587

2 Wingate 292-299=591

3 King 297-303=600

4 Lenoir-Rhyne 306-306=612

5 Mount Olive 304-309=613

6 Anderson 302-313=615

7 Catawba 306-310=616

t8 Erskine 304-320=624

t8 Converse 309-315=624

10 Southern Wesleyan 325-324=649

11 Bridgewater 330-332=662

12 North Greenville 325-341=666

t13 Randolph-Macon 330-338=668

t13 Chowan 327-341=668

15 Quincy 332-347=679

16 Pfeiffer 333-353=686

17 Emmanuel 357-350=707