Kuchefski Wins Second Straight Tournament; Jeffs Finish Fourth at Central Conn. St. Invitational

October 13, 2003 

NEW BRITAIN, CT - Senior Kathryn Kuchefski (Wellesley, MA) finished first individually and led the Amherst College women's golf team to fourth-place team showing at the Central Connecticut St. University Women's Golf Invitational, held at Stanley Golf Course on Friday and Saturday. Kuchefski earned her second consecutive tournament victory with a two-day score of 75-81-156. 

The Jeffs finished with a team score of 342-349-691, only 16 shots off the lead of first-place Long Island University. Amherst juniors Emily Foran (Dallas, PA) and Meg Sullivan (Northampton, MA) finished just one stroke apart with scores of 91-85-176 and 88-89-177, respectively. Foran tied for 20th, while Sullivan finished 23rd. Amherst first-year Sarah Harper (Rochester, MN) tied for 31st with a two-day score of 88-94-182, and sophomore Melissa Sidman (Bethesda, MD) rounded out the Jeffs' scoring with a 94-99-193, her best outing of the season, good for 42nd place. 

CCSU Women's Golf Invitational - Stanley Golf Course - New Britain, CT 

TEAM RESULTS 
1) Long Island University: 333-342-675 
2) Central Conn. St. University: 340-343-683 
3) Fairfield University: 346-343-689 
4) Amherst College: 342-349-691 
5) University of Albany: 338-354-692 
6) Mt. Holyoke College: 348-354-702 
7) Boston University: 347-358-705 

AMHERST INDIVIDUAL RESULTS 
1) Kathryn Kuchefski - 75-81-156 
T-20) Emily Foran - 91-85-176 
23) Meg Sullivan - 88-89-177 
T-31) Sarah Harper - 88-94-182 
T-42) Melissa Sidman - 94-99-193