April 14, 2015
Women's Golf Takes Sixth At SAC Championships
SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. -- Catawba finished up sixth at South Atlantic Conference Women's Golf Championships, posting a three-day total of 973 at the 5,859-yard, par-72 River Course of the Sevierville Golf Club. Freshman Alexis Kershaw (Winston-Salem, N.C./Ledford HS) led the Catawba Indians with an 11th-place finish with a score of 239.
Carson-Newman shot 306 on the final day to jump past Wingate and Newberry to take the team title. Newberry was seven shots back on 943 in second and Wingate shot a total of 944. Lincoln Memorial was fourth and Queens fifth.
Lindsay Davis, of Lincoln Memorial, took medalist honors by one shot over Danielle Baiunco, of Carson-Newman. Davis shot 74 in the final round, while Baiunco had a 75.
Annika Winebarger (State Road, N.C./Elkin HS) had the best round of the day for Catawba on Tuesday with a 79. The round featured 12 pars, five bogeys and one double bogey. Kershaw shot an 81 along with Madison Kennedy (Salisbury, N.C./Salisbury HS), who had back-to-back birdies on the first nine at the par-3 fourth, and par-4 fifth.
Kershaw finished third in the field in par-4 scoring at +7. Victoria Hedrick (Lexington, N.C./C. Davidson HS) was sixth in par-3 scoring at +4.
1. Carson-Newman 317-313-306=936
2. Newberry 310-317-316=943
3. Wingate 316-306-322=944
4. Lincoln Memorial 320-321-314=955
5. Queens 322-308-327=957
6. CATAWBA 333-317-323=973
7. Coker 339-329-342=1010
8. Tusculum 343-334-342=1019
9. Mars Hill 357-346-343=1046
10. Anderson 353-338-362=1053
11. Lenoir-Rhyne 361-359-350=1070
11. Alexis Kershaw, 81-77-81=239
20. Anthea Gnielinski, 82-79-82=243
22. Madison Kennedy, 83-80-81=244
32. Annika Winebarger, 92-81-79=252
35. Victoria Hedrick, 87-82-84=253
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