Sept. 14, 2014
Two Georgetown University women's golfers are among the top-20 overall as the Hoyas shot a 27-over par 315 in the first round and stand in eighth place after the first day of play at the William & Mary Invitational, being held at the Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg, Va.
Elon leads the 13-team field, carding a 12-over par 300. Appalachian State and Morehead State are tied for second place at 19-over par 307, with Towson and William & Mary tied for fourth place at 21-over par 309. UNC Wilmington is sixth (22-over par) and Seton Hall is seventh (26-over par 314), one shot ahead of Georgetown.
Freshman Jacquelyn Eleey (Quincy, Mass./The Taft School) and junior Patricia Lee (Lone Tree, Colo./Highlands Ranch) led the Hoyas on the first day of play, tying for 16th place with scores of 5-over par 77, respectively.
Freshman Lauren Gros (Windermere, Fla./Windermere Prep) is tied for 39th place at 8-over par 80, while junior Mackenzie Boydston (Keller, Texas/Nolan Catholic) is tied for 44th place at 9-over par 81 and freshman Christine Schmitt (Pittsford, N.Y./Mercy) shot a 12-over par 83 and is tied for 51st place.
The teams continue play on Monday.