February 28, 2010

Women's Golf Takes Last Place at St. Andrews


VASS, NC – The North Georgia women’s golf finished last in a field of seven teams on Sunday afternoon in the final round of the 2010 St. Andrews Spring Invitational at the Woodlake Country Club.

Belmont Abbey dominated the event, posting the top six individual finishers and running away with the team title at 633, 33 strokes ahead of runner up UNC Pembroke at 666. Mount Olive finished third with 729 strokes, while the Lady Saints rounded out the field in seventh at 910.

North Georgia’s Brittany Kemp led the Lady Saints with a 187 to finish 19th overall, posting and opening round of 94, before coming back with a final round 93.

Charley Whitmire posted an opening round 93, but struggled in the final round and shot a 108 to place her 28th overall at 201. Courtney Hall and Ariana Stamatiou rounded out the field in 31st and 32nd places, shooting 251 and 271 respectively.

The Lady Saints return to action on March 8-9, traveling to the 4th Annual Piedmont College Invitational at The Orchard Golf & Country Club.