Oct. 11, 2015
WASHINGTON - The Georgetown women's golf team shot a 16-over par 300 on Sunday and the Hoyas finished in ninth place among 16 teams at the Yale Women's Intercollegiate, held in New Haven, Conn.
Furman shot a 16-over par 868 to top the team field, with Clemson in second place at 21-over par 873. Michigan (26-over par 878), Vanderbilt (32-over par 884) and Princeton (42-over par 894) rounded out the top five teams.
Georgetown placed ninth at 67-over par 919, five shots behind host, and eighth place, Yale. The Blue & Gray opened the tournament with a 32-over par 316 on Friday, but bounced back with scores of 19-over par 303 and Sunday's 16-over par 300.
Freshman Christina Parsells (Bernardsville, N.J./Kent Place) shot a 1-over par 72 in the final round and finished in a tie for 10th place at 9-over par 222.
Sophomore Jacquelyn Eleey (Quincy, Mass. /The Taft School), who struggled with a first round score of 13-over par 84, tied for 44th place at 19-over par 232. She closed the tournament out with consecutive rounds of 3-over par 74.
Senior co-captain Mackenzie Boydston (Keller, Texas/Nolan Catholic) shot a 6-over par 77 in the final round and tied for 47th place at 20-over par 233.
Senior Patricia Lee (Lone Tree, Colo./Highlands Ranch) was one shot behind Boydston, finishing in a tie for 50th place at 21-over par 234. Lee posted a 6-over par 77 in the final round.
Freshman Alexa Popowitz (Boca Raton, Fla./St. Andrew's) finished in 64th place at 26-over par 239, while freshman Pendleton Bogache (Myrtle Beach, S.C./Episcopal [Va.]), playing as an individual, shot a 32-over par 245 and finished in 72nd place.
Georgetown is back in action on Saturday, Oct. 24, where the Hoyas will look to defend their team title at the University of Delaware Blue Hen Invitational.