Women’s golf finishes in 12th-place at weather-shortened Kathy Niepagen Spring Fling

Women’s golf finishes in 12th-place at weather-shortened Kathy Niepagen Spring Fling

NORMAL, Ill. – The Olivet College women's golf team finished in 12th-place at the 2019 Illinois Wesleyan University Kathy Niepagen Spring Fling at the Ironwood Golf Course in Normal, Illinois. Sunday's second round has been canceled due to the impending weather.


Location:
 Ironwood Golf Course; Normal, Illinois.
Par / Yardage: 72 / 5,805

  • The Comets had a 340 team score.
  • Grinnell (Iowa) College won the team title with a 310 team score. The host Titans and St. Catherine (Minn.) University tied for second with 313s.
  • Larisa Lullof from DePauw (Ind.) University and Jordan Koehler from Illinois Wesleyan shared medalist honors with matching 73s.

  • Junior Nicole Deweyert shot a team-low 78 to share 18th-place of 92 golfers on the player leaderboard. Her round included 12 pars and six bogeys.
  • Sophomore Crystal Lettinga was next with an 83, including two birdies.
  • Freshman Erin Taylor was a stroke behind with an 84. The round included eight pars and nine bogeys.
  • Freshman Logan McLane carded a 95, with a 48 on the front nine and 47 on the back nine.
  • Freshman Rachel Webb completed her round in 101 strokes (50-51).

1. Grinnell (Iowa), 309; T2. Illinois Wesleyan, 313; T2. St. Catherine (Minn.), 313; 4. Wis.-Oshkosh, 314; T5. DePauw (Ind.), 316; T5. Wittenberg (Ohio), 316; 7. Gustavus Adolphus (Minn.), 318; 8. Washington-St. Louis (Mo.), 320; T9. Wis.-Stout, 322; T9. Saint Mary's (Ind.), 322; 11. Wis.-Whitewater, 325; 12. OLIVET, 340; 13. Aurora (Ill.), 352; 16. Carroll (Wis.), 358.

  • The Comets host the 2019 Olivet Spring Invitational next Saturday, April 20, at the Marshall Country Club.