2007-08 Golf News
MARSHALL, MI – In the final round of the MIAA qualifier for the NCAA Golf Championships, Saint Mary’s fired the low round with a team score of 342 but finished the 54-hole event in second place to Olivet who shot a 343 on Saturday afternoon. The final two rounds where played at the Medalist Golf Club on Friday and Saturday.
Of the seven schools that sponsor golf in the MIAA, the team which has the lowest cumulative score after the completion of the three rounds will get the league’s automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. Olivet tallied a three-round total of 1012 while Saint Mary’s carded a 1034 to finish second overall.
NORMAL, IL – Saint Mary’s fired a team total of 659 to finish tied for sixth at the Illinois Wesleyan Spring Fling which was held at Ironwood Country Club.
Illinois Wesleyan won the event after shooting a 638. Meaghan Brennen of Ohio Northern and Amanda Sanders of Olivet took individual medalist honors as each of them shot a 151.
POUGHKEEPSIE, NY – The Saint Mary’s golf team came up six strokes short in an attempt to win the Vasser Invitational on Sunday afternoon at the Casperkill Golf Course. The Belles finished second with a two-round team total of 691 to finish behind Williams who fired a 685.
The Belles entered the final round of the two-day event 14 shots off the lead but couldn’t quite make up the difference during the final 18 holes.
ANGOLA, IN – In the first of three rounds to determine the NCAA automatic qualifier for the MIAA, the Saint Mary’s golf team fired a 337 to place second behind Olivet who shot a 319 at Zollner golf course on the campus of Tri-State University.
Megan Rimmel, also from Olivet, posted the best individual round with a 74.
FORT WAYNE, IN – At Brookwood Country Club on Saturday afternoon Saint Mary’s fired a 351 to finish tied for third with St. Francis (IL) during the Tri-State Spring Invitational.
Bethel (IN) won the team event with a 317 while Brooke Gilbert, also from Bethel, carded a 75 to take individual medalist honors.
PERRY PARK, KY – On a soggy, wet course the Saint Mary’s golf team finished 18th with a two-round total of 702 at the Northern Kentucky Invitational. After shooting an opening round 354 the Belles responded with a 348 in the second round.
Grand Valley State won the 21 team event with a 621.
VASS, NC – In their first event of the spring season, the Saint Mary’s golf team finished 10th at the St. Andrew Spring Invitational at Woodlake Resort & Golf Club. Over the two round and 11 team event, the Belles shot a two-day total of 742 (373-369).
2007 Season MIAA Ranking
3rd - Final