Barton’s Kate Hawkins wins the 2018 Cutter Creek Women’s Golf Invitational

Freshman Kate Hawkins wins in a scorecard playoff at the abbreviated Cutter Creek Women's Golf Invitational for the Bulldogs.  Photo courtesy of Benny Benton.
Freshman Kate Hawkins wins in a scorecard playoff at the abbreviated Cutter Creek Women's Golf Invitational for the Bulldogs. Photo courtesy of Benny Benton.

SNOW HILL, N.C. – Barton freshman Kate Hawkins won the 2018 Cutter Creek Women's Golf Invitational which concluded Tuesday at the Cutter Creek Golf Club.  Hawkins, a freshman from Aurelian Springs, N.C., won a playoff scorecard victory over Lander's Caroline Hardee and Mount Olive's Lindsey Burton.  All three players carded a four-over 76.

The second round was halted due to rain and lightning with the opening round scores declared the final results.  Mount Olive took home the team title, firing a 312 (+24) on the par-72, 5,954-yard course.  The Bulldogs finished second with a 320 (+32).

The Bulldogs will be back in action in the Battle of Old South in Bluffton, S.C., on Saturday, September 22, and Sunday, September 23, at Old South Golf Links.

Results

Cutter Creek Women's Golf Invitational – FINAL 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)