Barton finishes eighth overall at the 2018 Myrtle Beach Women’s Golf Intercollegiate

PICTURED:  Freshman Shalie Williams led the Bulldogs at the Myrtle Beach Women’s Golf Intercollegiate which concluded Tuesday at Ocean Isle Beach, N.C.  Photo courtesy of Benny Benton
PICTURED: Freshman Shalie Williams led the Bulldogs at the Myrtle Beach Women’s Golf Intercollegiate which concluded Tuesday at Ocean Isle Beach, N.C. Photo courtesy of Benny Benton

OCEAN ISLE BEACH, N.C. – The Barton women's golf team finished in eighth place at the 2018 Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate which concluded Tuesday at the Ocean Ridge Plantation Panther's Run Course.

The Bulldogs, who moved up one place after the opening round, carded a 644 (+68) on the par-72, 5,937-yard course while Newberry won the tournament with a 30-over 606.  Lenoir-Rhyne and Lincoln Memorial served as co-hosts of the tournament.

Freshman Shalie Williams (Shawboro, N.C.) led the Bulldogs with a 22nd-place finish after shooting a 157 (+13) while senior Kelsey Woodall (Chester, Md.) tied for 27th overall after carding a 160 (+16).  Newberry's Johana Lunackova won in a playoff over Tusculum's Cydney Murrell and Lincoln Memorial's Lise Malherbe.  All three players shot a 147 (+3) for the 36-hole tournament.

Barton will be back in action on Monday, October 8, and Tuesday, October 9, at the Patsy Rendleman Invitational at the Country Club of Salisbury in Salisbury, N.C.

2018 Myrtle Beach Women's Golf Intercollegiate
Ocean Isle Beach, N.C. – Ocean Ridge Plantation (Panther's Run)
Final Results
Monday, October 1 – Tuesday, October 2
Lenoir-Rhyne and Lincoln Memorial, host institutions

Par:  72
Yards:  5,937


1. Newberry  606 (+30)
2. Lenoir-Rhyne  609 (+33)
3. Converse  615 (+39)
4t. Lincoln Memorial  622 (+46)
4t. Tusculum  622 (+46)
6. Queens  632 (+56)
7. Mount Olive  637 (+61)
8. Barton  644 (+68)
9. Belmont Abbey  651 (+75)
10. Emmanuel (Ga.)  687 (+111)
11. Chowan  688 (+112)
12. Sandhills  703 (+127)

Barton's Individuals
22. Shalie Williams  157 (+13)
27t. Kelsey Woodall  160 (+16)
33t. Kate Hawkins  162 (+18)
42t. Clare McMahon  165 (+21)
61. Jailynn Thomas  180 (+36)