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ND Women’s Golf: Team ends up eighth at Classic

Joe Meixell | Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Notre Dame finished eighth at the Cougar Classic, as senior Lisa Maunu paced the squad with an overall score of two-under par (214).

The Georgia Bulldogs took the title with their six-under par (858) on the tournament

Participating in her first collegiate tournament, freshman Becca Hunter was second on the Irish with her seven-over par (223) effort, good for 37th place overall. To get to that point, Hunter hit her tournament-high round of one-over par (73) on the final day of the Classic.

Sophomore So-Hyun Park came in third for Notre Dame, thanks in part to her two-over par (74) on the final day to end up in 11-over par (227), finishing in a tie for 47th.

Coming up even with Park was junior teammate Annie Brophy who also reached the 11-over par mark. Finishing off the Irish was junior Kristen Wetzel, who came in a tie for 50th with a 15-over par (231).

The Irish return to action this weekend when the will head to East Lansing, Mich. to participate in the Mary Fossum Invitational.