Jeffs Secure 6th of 15 at Mount Holyoke Invitational

Jeffs Secure 6th of 15 at Mount Holyoke Invitational

SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. – Jamie Gracie '17 carded a two-day total of 148 (76-72) and garnered individual medalist honors as the Amherst women's golf team secured sixth place at the Mount Holyoke Invitational at the Orchards Golf Club.

Williams College won the team event with a combined score of 623 led by second and third place finishers Tracey Kim (152-79-73) and Shelby Shote (153-81-72). Ithaca College (635), Middlebury College (640), New York University (650) and the host Lyons (657) rounded out the top five teams in the field of 15 squads.

Gracie led the field of 89 golfers, while Zoe Wong '18 placed second for the Jeffs and tied for eighth overall with a two-day score of 159 (80-79). CJ Bernstein '15 and Angelina Guan '17 notched totals of 180 (88-92) and 184 (92-92) respectively to round out the Purple & White's scoring players, while Katherine Britt '15 added a round of 189 (92-97).

Patricia Huang '17 (175-86-89) and Hyunjee Choi '18 (185-91-94) were second and fifth of the 11 players that competed as individuals and did not factor into the team scoring.

Amherst returns to action on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 27-28 at the Middlebury Invitational with Saturday's action set for 1 p.m. and Sunday's play to begin at 9 a.m.