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October 1, 2017

 

RIC FINISHES NINTH AT GEORGE PHINNEY CLASSIC

Middlebury, Vt.--Freshman Megan Mahan (North Andover, MA) finished in a tie for 35th place with a 176 (93, 83) to help lead the Rhode Island College women's golf team to a ninth place finish at the George Phinney Classic, hosted by Middlebury College at the Ralph Myhre Golf Course on Satrday and Sunday afternoon.

 

THE BASICS
Rhode Island College shot a team score of 786 (403, 383) to finish ninth (12 teams). Amherst took tome the team title with a score of 638 (321, 317).

 

 

 Freshman Megan Mahan

 

HOW IT HAPPENED
Mahan's score of 83 today was the lowest score in program history for a single round.

Sophomore Nicole Langella (Pembroke, MA) finished in 47th place with a score of 192 (98, 94).

Junior Meghan Rocheleau (Warwick, RI) was right behind her in 48th place with a 195 (100, 95).

Sophomore Kelsey Hinchliffe (Pascoag, RI) recorded a 62nd place finish with a 226 (112, 114).

Sophomore Jean Marie Arnold (Wakefield, RI) carded a 228 (117, 111) to finish 63rd for the Anchorwomen.

 

WHO'S NEXT
In upcoming action,
Rhode Island College will travel to Ballston Spa, N.Y. for the Empire Eight Championship on Oct. 14-15. This marks the first time the Anchorwomen will be competing for a conference championship.

 

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