October 7, 2001
PRINCETON, NJ - First-year phenom Emily Foran (Dallas, PA) fired a two-day total of 84-91-175 to finish 39th individually and lead the Amherst College women's golf team to a 12th place finish at the Fifth Annual Princeton Invitational, Saturday and Sunday at the Springdale Golf Club. The Jeffs finished with a score of 355-355-710 overall - just five strokes behind 11th place Wagner College.
Yale University captured its second straight title with a two round total of 635, highlighted by a first place finish by Ana Jepson. Host Princeton University, trailing by eight strokes going into Sunday's final round, made up four strokes to finish in second place with a two day total of 639. Sophomore Esty Dwek carded a 153 to finish in second place, two strokes behind Jepson. William & Mary, Brown and Pennsylvania rounded out the top-five with a 641, a 661 and a 684, respectively. Yale's Sarah Seo, William & Mary's Lindsey Sims and Princeton's Avery Kiser rounded out the top-five individual finishers.
Foran's finish was the best of her college career, topping the 93-87-180 she fired at last weekend's Mt. Holyoke Invitational. Elsewhere in the pack, Amherst sophomore Kathryn Kuchefski (Wellesley, MA) and first-year Sarah Godwin (Swarthmore, PA) tied for 51st individually with scores of 90-87-177 and 93-84-177, respectively. Amherst first-year Meg Sullivan (Northampton, MA) shot an 88-93-181 to finish 63rd, followed by senior captain Jaime Ratner (Liberty, NY) in 92nd place with a 95-98-193.
Amherst will close its fall slate with a tri-match at Williams College on Sunday, October 14.
Princeton Invitational - Springdale Golf Club - Princeton, NJ - Par 72 - 5,813 yards
1) Yale University (314-321-635)
2) Princeton University (322-317-639)
3) Wm. & Mary, Coll. of (322-319-641)
4) Brown University (334-327-661)
5) Pennsylvania, Univ (342-342-684)
6) Boston College (348-337-685)
7) Central Conn. St. U. (342-344-686)
8) Rutgers University (344-346-690)
9) Bucknell University (341-352-693)
10) 2-Princeton University (354-346-700)
11) Wagner College (359-346-705)
12) Amherst College (355-355-710)
13) Maryland, U of-Balt. (367-351-718)
14) Hofstra University (358-366-724)
15) Albany (370-359-729)
16) Siena College (363-367-730)
17) Monmouth University (367-365-732)
18) Georgetown University (358-375-733)
19) Hampton University (369-367-736)
20) Mount Holyoke Coll. (387-385-772)
T-39) Emily Foran (84-91-175 / +31)
T-51) Kathryn Kuchefski (90-87-177 / +33)
T-51) Sarah Godwin (93-84-177 / +33)
T-63) Meg Sullivan (88-93-181 / +37)
T-92) Jaime Ratner (95-98-193 / +49)
Women's Golf 12th at Princeton Invite
October 7, 2001