Jeffs Finish 10th at Mount Holyoke Invitational

September 25, 2006

SOUTH HADLEY, MA – The Amherst College women's golf team finished 10th at the Mount Holyoke Invitational, played at the Orchards Golf Club in South Hadley over the weekend. The Jeffs shot a two-day score of 370-357-727, led by senior co-captain Sarah Harper (Rochester, MN), who fired an 81-79-160 to place fifth overall.

Amherst rookie Kinne Schwartz (Allen, TX) tied for 16th with a two-day total of 86-85-171, while fellow first-year Jordan Chafetz (Ranchos Palos Verdes, CA) posted a 61st-place finish with a 102-95-197. Classmate Alexandra Chang-Graham (San Carlos, CA) and junior Kristin Beneski (Colleyville, TX) placed 64th and 71st with scores of 101-98-199 and 107-107-214, respectively.

Middlebury College topped the field with a 330-325-655, led by individual medalist Karen Levin, who fired an 80-77-157.

The Jeffs return to action next Saturday at the NESCAC Championships, hosted by Williams College.

AMHERST INDIVIDUAL RESULTS

5. Sarah Harper – 81-79-160
T-16. Kinne Schwartz – 86-85-171
T-61. Jordan Chafetz – 102-95-197
64. Alexandra Chang-Graham – 101-98-199
71. Kristin Beneski – 107-107-214