AU Women Place 14th At NC4K College Classic

AU Women Place 14th At NC4K College Classic


Finishing play at the NC4K Classic in Blacklick, Ohio, on Tuesday (April 9), Ashland University's women's golf team placed in a tie for 14th in the 19-team field.

After 36 holes at the Classic, the Eagles' final tally was 335-347—682. Sophomore Sophie Hemleben was the AU leader throughout, ending in a tie for 27th individually at 78-82—160.

Senior Monica Torda was tied for 55th (85-85—170), with junior Logan Pottorf placing 66th (84-89—173). Rounding out the Eagle five in team play were freshmen Sophia Lowe (tied for 77th, 88-91—179) and Cece Dillon (tied for 88th, 91-93—184).

Playing as an individual was freshman Leah Burtscher (99th, 103-96—199).

Indianapolis won the Classic as a team, finishing at 306-293—599. The Greyhounds won by nine strokes over Findlay (301-307—608), while host Ohio Dominican was third (307-323—630).

Taking medalist honors was Indianapolis' Pilar Echeverria, who was 1-under-par 72-71—143.

Ashland's women will play on Saturday and Sunday (April 13-14) at the Walsh Cav Classic at Glenmoor Country Club in Canton, Ohio.