Jeffs Take Eighth at Mount Holyoke Invite

Contact: Mike O'Brien



SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. - The Amherst women's golf team finished eighth overall with a two-day 677 (339-338) at the Mount Holyoke Invitational Sunday.

First-year Jamie Gracie led the Jeffs with a day one score of 84 followed by an 82 on Sunday for a 166. She finished in a tie for 22nd overall. Placing right behind her in a tie for 24th was Kristen Lee '14 with a 167 (81-86).

Sooji Choi '14 and Sarah Ressler '16 both dropped strokes off their day one scores to finish third and fourth respectively for Amherst. Choi earned a 172 after an 87 and 85 while Ressler took 10 strokes off her score with a 95 followed by an 85 for a two-day 180. Devyn Gardner '16 rounded out Amherst's five scorers with a 182.

Williams won the 14-team event with a 619 followed by Ithaca (631) and Middlebury (637).

The Jeffs return to action Saturday, September 28 for the two-day Middlebury Invitational.