Hollins Invitational Golf Tournament Kicks Off

Hollins Invitational Golf Tournament Kicks Off

Daniels, WV - The first of two events at the 2017 Hollins Spring Invitational was held on Sunday afternoon. The team tournament featured golfers from nine different schools and was held at the Resort at Glade Springs in Daniels, WV.

Bridgewater College would take the team championship with a score of 333, four strokes clear of the runner-up from Piedmont. Marymount University rounded out the top three with the hosts finishing in sixth place.

Shelby Estes shot an 80 and finished in a tie for third overall in the field of 40 golfers. Fellow senior Shannon Ciccarello carded an 86, giving Hollins two golfers in the top 15. Amber Markovitz and Melissa Noles rounded out the scoring for a Hollins team that bested their total score by five shots from last weekend's tournament in Greensboro.

Christina Herbert from Bridgewater took medalist honors with a 69 and Alessandra Bertacche, Marymount, finished runner up with a 73.

Tomorrow's second day will feature the same team's and golfers but will be considered a seperate event.