April 15, 2008
Babos Helps Women's Golf to Fourth Place Finish at SAC Championships
HICKORY, NC -- Catawba placed fourth at the 2008 South Atlantic Conference Women’s Golf Championships which concluded on Tuesday at the 5,856-yard, par-72 Lake Hickory Country Club. Wingate won the team title with a 44-shot victory over second place Tusculum. Wingate had a score of 963 to 1007 for the Pioneers. The Catawba Indians carded a 1061 total over the three rounds.
Wingate freshman Ashley Denton took medalist honors by a shot over Newberry’s Franziska Blum. Denton had a 77 on Tuesday’s final round to finish at 231, while Blum shot a 79 to finish one shot off the pace. Catawba’s Kelsey Babos (Uniontown, OH/Lake HS) was fourth and earned SAC All-Tournament honors. She had a total of 241.
1. Wingate 325-321-317=963
2. Tusculum 333-340-334=1007
3. Newberry 343-350-343=1036
4. CATAWBA 358-348-355=1061
5. Lenoir-Rhyne 345-363-370=1078
6. Lincoln Memorial 362-370-367=1099
7. Mars Hill 379-378-370=1127
4. Kelsey Babos, 83-75-83=241
13. Danielle Freed, 86-85-91=262
22. Elizabeth Smith, 93-94-90=277
25. Eileen Purpur, 96-94-91=281
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