EGG HARBOR, N.J. – The Holy Cross women's golf team tied for 11th place at the ECAC Division I Championship, held at the Twisted Dune Country Club in Egg Harbor, N.J. The Crusaders finished the competition with a total of 523 strokes. The event was shortened to 27 holes due to weather conditions.
The ECAC suspended play at 3:00 p.m., after completion of the second round front nine, leaving Holy Cross in a tie with Mount Saint Mary. Senior Meghan Doherty (Westerly, R.I.) marked a score of 124, placing her 23rd individually. Sophomore Kelly Reagan (Mendota Heights, Minn.) followed Doherty with a score of 130 to finish 40th while junior Ellie Deluca (New Canaan, Conn.) makred a 133 to finish 47th. Rounding out the scores for Holy Cross was a 137 from senior Johanna Gavin (Hackettstown, N.J.) and a141 by Kerrin O'Leary (Milton, Mass.). Dartmouth's Sarah Knapp took the individual crown with 109 total strokes.
Sacred Heart was crowned the 2010 ECAC Division I Champion with 478 strokes and had one player finish within the top five individually. Fairleigh Dickinson (480 strokes) and Boston College (486) rounded out the top three.
The Crusaders will complete its fall slate on Oct. 24-25 at the Sacred Heart Fall Classic. The competition will be held at the Great River Golf Club in Milford, Conn.
1. Sacred Heart University 478
2. Fairleigh Dickinson University 480
3. Boston College 486
3. Fairfield University 486
5. Dartmouth College 489
6. Central Conn. State Univ. 490
7. University of Hartford 495
8. Hofstra University 498
9. University of Hartford 507
10. Wagner College 515
11. Mt. Saint Mary College 523
11. Holy Cross 523
13. Boston University 533
14. St. Francis College 598