Barton women’s golf in second place after day one of the Cutter Creek Invitational

The Barton Women's Golf Team currently stands in second place after day one of the Cutter Creek Invitational Monday in Snow Hill, N.C.  Photo courtesy of Matt Proseus
The Barton Women's Golf Team currently stands in second place after day one of the Cutter Creek Invitational Monday in Snow Hill, N.C. Photo courtesy of Matt Proseus

by John Karrs

SNOW HILL, N.C. – The Barton College women's golf team stands in second place after the first round Monday of the Cutter Creek Invitational in the 2018-19 season opener.  The tournament, hosted by the Bulldogs, is taking place at the Cutter Creek Golf Club and involves eight teams.

The Bulldogs shot a 320 (+32) on the par-72, 5,954-yard course while Mount Olive leads the tournament with a 312 (+24) after 18 holes of play.

Barton's Kate Hawkins, a freshman from Aurelian Springs, N.C., is currently tied with Lander's Caroline Hardee and Mount Olive's Lindsey Burton atop the leaderboard.  The trio shot a four-over 76 in the first round.

Senior Kelsey Woodall (Chester, Md.) is tied for 10th-place overall with an opening round score of 80 (+8) for the Bulldogs.

The second and final round takes place on Tuesday.

Results

Cutter Creek Women's Golf Invitational – FIRST ROUND RESULTS
Snow Hill, N.C. – Cutter Creek Golf Club
September 10-11, 2018
Barton College, host school

Par:  72
Yards:  5,954

1. Mount Olive  312 (+24)
2. Barton  320 (+32)
3. Lander  321 (+33)
4. UNC Pembroke  325 (+37)
5. Chowan  346 (+58)
6. Sandhills CC  347 (+59)
7. USC Sumter  418 (+130)
8. Greensboro  500 (+212)

Barton's Individuals
1t. Kate Hawkins  76 (+4)
10t. Kelsey Woodall  80 (+8)
13t. Shalie Williams  81 (+9)
18t. Jailynn Thomas  84 (+12)
22. Nikki Norlin  85 (+13)
26. Sydney Turner  88 (+16)
36. Brooke Taylor  99 (+27)