BROWNS SUMMIT, N.C. – The Emory & Henry College Women's Golf Team earned its first win of the season in a dual match against Greensboro College on Thursday afternoon. The Wasps placed all four of their players in the top five and saw the program's first individual medalist.
Tournament – Dual vs. Greensboro
Host – Greensboro College
Format – Stroke Play/36 holes/5-count-4
Course – The Champions Course at Bryan Park
Location – Browns Summit, North Carolina
Par – 36-36 – 72
How It Happened
Junior Ashley Underwood (Strawberry Plains, Tenn.) gave Emory & Henry its first-ever event winner as she shot a program-record score of 87 (+15), shaving six strokes off her previous best round of 93.
Senior Laura Mister (Herndon, Va.) was second overall with a score of 105 (+33) while sophomore Chandler Thomas (Elizabethton, Tenn.) and junior Skylar Hill (Damascus, Va.) shot a 109 and a 114, respectively to take fourth and fifth.
Emory & Henry shot a 415 as a team, winning the event by 49 strokes over Greensboro (464). The Pride's top player was Matti Moore, who carded a 108 (+36) to take third overall.
Emory & Henry will return to Bryan Park in two and a half weeks for the 2019 Old Dominion Athletic Conference Championship. The three-day, 54-hole event will be held between Sunday, April 28 and Tuesday, April 30.