CANTON, N.Y. – The Amherst College women's golf team opened the 2017-18 season with a solid team performance, placing two players inside the top-15 and totaling a two-day score of 624 (307-317) to place third overall at the 12-team St. Lawrence University Invitational at the Oliver D. Appleton Golf Course.
TOTAL TEAMS: 12
COURSE PAR: 71 - 5825 yards
TOP-MAMMOTH: Isabelle Ouyang '21 (T-10)
NYU won the 12-team event with a two-day score of 589, followed by Middlebury (312-303-615) and Amherst (307-317-624), while NYU's Patty Treevichaphan carded individual medalist honors with scores of 74 and 70 to finish two over par.
Notching scores of 74 and 79, Ouyang posted a Mammoth-best 153 to finish 11 over par for the weekend and tie for 10th overall. Morgan Yurosek '20 finished with a two-day mark of 156 (75-81) and tied for 12th overall, while Zoe Wong '18 finished 16th in the 63-golfer field after carding a day one score of 78 and a 80 on day two to finish with a total of 158.
Amherst returns to action on Saturday, Sept. 16 when they travel to host Wellesley College for the two-day Ann S. Batchelder Invitational.