Barton takes ninth overall at the Jekyll-O-Lantern Women’s Golf Intercollegiate

Senior Sydney Turner led Barton at the Jekyll-O-Lantern Women’s Golf Intercollegiate which concluded Tuesday at Jekyll Island, Ga.  Photo courtesy of Matt Proseus
Senior Sydney Turner led Barton at the Jekyll-O-Lantern Women’s Golf Intercollegiate which concluded Tuesday at Jekyll Island, Ga. Photo courtesy of Matt Proseus

by John Karrs

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. – The Barton women's golf team took ninth place overall at the Jekyll-O-Lantern Intercollegiate which concluded Tuesday at the Jekyll Island Golf Club.

The Bulldogs shot a 639 (+63) on the par-72, 6,043-yard course while Columbus State took home team honors with a 21-over 597 after 36 holes of play.

Barton was led by senior Sydney Turner (Montgomery, Ala.) and junior Nikki Norlin (Innisfail, Ontario, CANADA).  Turner tied for 23rd overall with a 156 (+12) and Norlin carded a 160 (+16) and tying for 35th.  Tampa's Kiira Riihijarvi won the championship with a one-under 143.

The tournament wraps up the fall season for Barton.

FULL RESULTS

Jekyll-O-Lantern Intercollegiate – Final Results
Jekyll Island, Ga. –  Jekyll Island Golf Club
October 29-30, 2018
Lincoln Memorial University, host institution

Par:  72
Yards:  6,043 yards


1. Columbus State  597 (+21)
2. Tampa  600 (+24)
3. Carson-Newman  610 (+34)
4. Lincoln Memorial  621 (+45)
5. Queens  622 (+46)
6. Coker  625 (+49)
7. Southern Indiana  628 (+52)
8. Newberry  634 (+58)
9. Barton  639 (+63)
10. North Greenville  643 (+67)
11t. Lewis  649 (+73)
11t. Southern Wesleyan  649 (+73)
13. Belmont Abbey  667 (+91)
14. Mars Hill  673 (+97)
15. Le Moyne  710 (+134)

Barton's Individuals
23t. Sydney Turner  156 (+12)
35t. Nikki Norlin  160 (+16)
40t. Shalie Williams  161 (+17)
42t. Kelsey Woodall  162 (+18)
76t. Jailynn Thomas  178 (+34)