Barton women’s golf wraps up day one of the 2019 Jekyll-O-Lantern Intercollegiate

Barton senior Clare McMahon is the top golfer for the Bulldogs after the first round Monday of the Jekyll-O-Lantern Intercollegiate.  Photo by Matt Proseus
Barton senior Clare McMahon is the top golfer for the Bulldogs after the first round Monday of the Jekyll-O-Lantern Intercollegiate. Photo by Matt Proseus

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. – The Barton women's golf team concluded the first round of the 2019 Jekyll-O-Lantern Intercollegiate Monday at the Jekyll Island Golf Club.  

The Bulldogs shot a 331 (+43) on the par-72, 6,043-yard course and currently stand in 16th-place overall while North Georgia, ranked No. 24 in NCAA Division II, leads after 18 holes with a 302 (+14).

Barton is led by senior Clare McMahon (Red Deer, Alberta, CANADA), who is tied for 17th overall with a five-over 77.  Individually, North Georgia's Carson Roberts (Dalton, Ga.) sits at the top of the leaderboard with an even-par 72.

The second and final round takes place on Tuesday.

First Round Results

2019 Jekyll-O-Lantern Intercollegiate
Monday, October 28 – Tuesday, October 29 – First Round Results
Jekyll Island, Ga. – Jekyll Island Golf Club

Par:  72
Yards:  6,043

1. North Georgia  302 (+14)
2t. West Florida  304 (+16)
2t. Montevallo  304 (+16)
4. West Georgia  309 (+21)
5. Columbus State  311 (+23)
6t. Lander  313 (+25)
6t. UNC Pembroke  313 (+25)
8. Belmont Abbey  314 (+26)
9. Coker  317 (+29)
10. Lincoln Memorial  319 (+31)
11. North Greenville  320 (+32)
12t. Young Harris  321 (+33)
12t. Lewis  321 (+33)
14. Newberry  322 (+34)
15. Southern Wesleyan  324 (+36)
16. Barton  331 (+43)

Barton's Individuals
17t. Clare McMahon  77 (+5)
57t. Grace Greene  82 (+10)
72t. Nikki Norlin  85 (+13)
79. Jailynn Thomas  87 (+15)
81t. Taylor Capps  93 (+21)