Mount Women’s Golf Heads to Northeast Conference Championship

Mount Women’s Golf Heads to Northeast Conference Championship

2019 NORTHEAST CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP
Friday, April 12 – Sunday, April 14
LPGA International – Jones Course | Daytona Beach, Florida
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THE FIELD
The seven-team field will consist of: Mount St. Mary's, Fairleigh Dickinson, LIU Brooklyn, Sacred Heart, St. Francis Brooklyn, Saint Francis U and Wagner.

CHAMPIONSHIP FORMAT
The conference championship is a three-day, 54-hole event. Team scores are calculated by adding the team's four lowest scores from each day. The Mountaineers will have two golfers, Olivia Gardenhour and Michaila Cheung, competing as individuals at the event. The top-10 finishers will be named to the NEC All-Tournament Team.

MOUNT'S TOP INDIVIDUAL FINISHES AT NEC CHAMPIONSHIPS
Place     Name                                    Year
6th                 Amanda Reach                  2013
8th                 Megan Corbett                 2009
12th             Shannon Prettyman       2005
15th             Katie Letsch                        2006
17th             Christina Koerper             2007
17th             Maria Oristaglio                2005
18th             Megan Corbett                 2011
18th             Shannon Prettyman       2006

MOUNT UPDATE
The Mount is coming off competition at the Hoya Invitational on Monday and Tuesday at Four Streams Golf Club in Beallsville, Maryland.

Olivia Gardenhour led the way with a 19th-place finish at the event. The sophomore shot a three-round total of 234 (+18). Gardenhour posted rounds of 77 (+5) and 83 (+11) on the first day, before closing things out with a 74 (+2) on Tuesday.

Freshman Michaila Cheung registered a 40th-place finish at the event with a total of 251 (+35). The rookie shot rounds of 87 (+15) and 79 (+7) on Monday, and finished with an 85 (+13) to round it out.