Golf (W)

Kennedy Named First Team All-SAC In Women's Golf


ROCK HILL, S.C. ( -- Catawba senior Madison Kennedy (Salisbury, N.C./Salisbury HS) was named to the 2015 South Atlantic Conference Women’s Golf all-conference first team.  Freshman Alexis Kershaw (Winston-Salem, N.C./Ledford HS) earned honorable mention honors.  It was announced by the league office on Thursday.

Newberry’s Marianna Monaco was voted the Women’s Golfer of the Year, while Ciara Rattana from Tusculum was named the Conference’s Freshman of the Year.  In addition, Newberry mentor Clarissa Childs was tabbed the Coach of the Year, the League announced today.

Kennedy leads Catawba this season with a team-low stroke average of 77.24.  Her adjusted stroke average by golf stat is 77.91.  The senior has posted three top 10 finishes on the season with a best finish of third at the Fill Moon BBQ Invitational.  Kennedy tied a school record during that tournament with a score of 69 in the opening round.

Kershaw is second to Kennedy with a 79.0 stroke average over her 17 rounds.  She shot a low score of 73 at the Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate.  It was one of two tournaments that Kershaw led Catawba and finished sixth.  She also had a top 10 at the Converse Spring Invite.

The 2015 South Atlantic Conference Women’s Golf Championship is slated for Sunday, April 12 through Monday, April 14.  Tee times will begin at 8:30am on all three days and will be contested at the Sevierville Golf Club in Sevierville, Tenn.


First Team
Marianna Monaco, Newberry
Madison Kennedy, Catawba
Ciara Rattana, Tusculum
Taylor Demby, Coker
Elizabeth England, Carson-Newman

Second Team
Caitlin Starrs, Wingate
Lindsay Davis, Lincoln Memorial
Grace Glaze, Queens
Lucia Careaga, Wingate
Kadi Pallastrone, Queens

Honorable Mention
Angela Luna, Coker
Danielle Baiunco, Carson-Newman
Korey Coleman, Newberry
Meridith Hawkins, Carson-Newman
Alexis Kershaw, Catawba

Player of the Year: Marianna Monaco, Newberry
Freshman of the Year: Ciara Rattana, Tusculum
Coach of the Year: Clarissa Childs, Newberry

Today's Events

Track/Field @ SAC Outdoor Championships (Day 2), VideoStats
Baseball @ Wingate, 6:00


«April 2018»
April 3

Golf (M) @ Tennessee River Rumble - Day 1 (Tennessee National GC)

Softball @ Newberry 5-2

Tennis (W) @ JC Smith 9-0

Tennis (M) @ JC Smith 8-1

Softball @ Newberry 3-5

Lacrosse (M) vs. MARS HILL 11-9

April 4

Golf (M) @ Tennessee Rumble - Day 2 (Tennessee National GC) 10th of 16

Tennis (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-6

Tennis (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 4-5

Baseball vs. North Greenville (Flour Field) 5-6

April 6

Tennis (W) vs. MARS HILL 9-0

Tennis (M) vs. MARS HILL 8-1

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 18-12

Lacrosse (M) vs. LIMESTONE 11-12

April 8

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 1 (Cobbs Glen GC)

Softball @ Anderson 1-2

Softball @ Anderson 0-4

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 8-6

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 8-6

April 9

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 2 (Cobbs Glen GC)

April 10

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 3 (Cobbs Glen GC) 10th of 11

Baseball vs. MOUNT OLIVE 13-9

April 11

Softball vs WINGATE 3-4

Tennis (M) @ Coker 1-8

Tennis (W) @ Coker 4-5

Lacrosse (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 9-14

Softball vs WINGATE 2-4

Lacrosse (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 11-20

April 12

Tennis (M) vs. SHAW 5-4

Tennis (W) vs. SHAW 7-2

April 13

Baseball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 3-6

April 14

Track/Field @ Phoenix Invitational

Football Spring Blue/White Game

Lacrosse (M) @ Queens 10-18

Baseball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 8-9

Lacrosse (W) @ Queens 10-16

Baseball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 13-12

April 15

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 1 (Woodcreek CC)

Softball vs LANDER, ccd. 2 p.m.

Softball vs LANDER, ccd. 4 p.m.

April 16

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 2 (Woodcreek CC)

April 17

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 3 (Woodcreek CC) 9th of 11

Softball @ Coker 2-3

Softball @ Coker 1-4

Baseball vs. BARTON 16-10

April 19

Track/Field @ SAC Outdoor Championships (Day 1)

April 20

Track/Field @ SAC Outdoor Championships (Day 2) 

Baseball @ Wingate 6 p.m.

April 21

Softball vs CARSON-NEWMAN 1 p.m.

Softball vs CARSON-NEWMAN 3 p.m.

Baseball @ Wingate 3 p.m.

Lacrosse (W) vs. TUSCULUM 4 p.m.

Baseball @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Lacrosse (M) vs. TUSCULUM 7 p.m.

April 24

Lacrosse (M) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)

Lacrosse (W) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)

Baseball vs. UNC PEMBROKE 5 p.m.

April 26

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

April 27

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

Lacrosse (M) @ SAC Tournament (Semifinals)

Lacrosse (W) @ SAC Tournament (Semifinals)

Softball @ SAC Tournament

April 28

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

Softball @ SAC Tournament

April 29

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

Lacrosse (M) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

Lacrosse (W) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

April 30

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

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Lacrosse (W) Team Photo