11th Place Finish at EKU

11th Place Finish at EKU

RICHMOND, Ky. – The Belmont women's golf team finished in 11th place at the EKU Colonel Classic held this weekend at the Arlington Golf Club in Richmond, Kentucky.

Belmont carded a final round score of 319 to finish the tournament in 11th place at 942.  Host Eastern Kentucky was the team champion with a score of 875, while Northern Illinois was second at 888.

Leading the way for the Bruins was freshman Katelyn Dunstan.  The Little Rock, Arkansas shot a 79 in the final round to finish in a tie for 30th place with a 54-hole mark of 232.  This is the third straight tournament she has paced the team in scoring. 

Fellow freshman Cameron Fish finished one shot back on Dunstan and in a tie for 33rd place at 233.

Other Belmont scores included: junior Carlee Nanney (T-46, 237), sophomore Maribeth Peevy (T-58, 240), and junior Julia Nittoli (T-73, 247).

Senior Emma Kate Liu, competing as an individual and who withdrew after round one of Friday, came back and shot a 77 in the final round. 

EKU's Elsa Moberly was the individual medalist at 212.

The women's golf team is back in action next Friday-Saturday at the Jan Weaver Invitational in Murray, Kentucky. 

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