W-Golf Fifth at Hartford Invitational|
W. HARTFORD, CT - Sophomore Katie Gravel (Manchester, ME) shot a two-day score of 84-84-168 and finished in eighth place individually to lead the Amherst College women's golf team to a fifth place team finish at the Wellesley Inn Hartford Invitational at the Wampanoag Country Club on Sunday and Monday. Host Hartford University won the Invitational with a 336-320-656 total, followed by Rutgers University (350-321-671), Bucknell University (346-337-683) and Boston College (339-352-691).
|Katie Gravel '03 shot |
a 168 to lead all
Gravel's 168 led all Amherst scorers, while first-year Kate Kuchefski (Wellesley, MA) tied for 26th place with a 94-92-186, sophomore Kasarin Chakkaphak (New York, NY) tied for 28th with a 95-92-187, junior Jaime Ratner (Liberty, NY) tied for 33rd with a 91-102-193 and sophomore Jean Limpert (Bethesda, MD) fired a 102-94-196 to finish 36th.
It was the Jeffs' third outing of the spring after a dual-match win at Embry-Riddle University in Daytona Beach, Florida on March 23, and an eighth place finish at the Boston College Invitational on April 1. Amherst returns to action this Friday at the Massachusetts State Championships.
TEAM STANDINGS: 1) University of Hartford 336-320-656 2) Rutgers University 350-321-671 3) Bucknell University 346-337-683 4) Boston College 339-352-691 5) Amherst College 364-362-726 6) Fairfield University 367-379-746 7) Hofstra University 386-375-761 8) Boston University 411-386-797 9) Bryant College 417-410-827 10) St. Lawrence University 432-419-851
AMHERST INDIVIDUAL FINISHERS:
8) Katie Gravel (84-84-168)
26) Kate Kuchefski (94-92-186)
28) Kasarin Chakkaphak (95-92-187)
33) Jaime Ratner (91-102-193)
36) Jean Limpert (102-94-196)