Women’s Golf Places Second at Olivet Invitational - Canto Second Individually
Saturday, September 08, 2012
MARSHALL – The Calvin women’s golf team finished sixth in a field of 12 teams at the Olivet Invitational on Saturday, finishing with a 36-hole total of 711 strokes.
On Friday, Calvin fired a team score of 362 strokes which was good for seventh place in the team standings. Junior Carlia Canto (Marysville/Port Huron Northern HS) led Calvin with a 78 while fresh-man Casey Harkema (Holt/Holt HS) had a 91 and senior Elise Doezema (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS) a 92. Senior Rachel Whitaker (Grand Rapids/Forest Hills Northern HS) had a 102 while freshman Shara Reynolds (Big Rapids/Big Rapids HS) had a 108. Competing individually for Calvin, freshman Jennie Poole (Summit, NJ/Kent Place School) had a 90, freshman Sarah Arendsen (Way-land/Wayland HS) a 102 and freshman Jeryl Schudel (Adrian/Joy of Knowledge Tutorial) a 107.
On Saturday, Calvin lowered its score by 13 strokes as the Knights carded a 349 behind the sizzling play of Canto who had a 79 to finish in second place (157 strokes) in the final individual standings. Doezema also had a strong day with an 85 while Harkema had a collegiate-best round of 89. Whitaker had a 96 while Reynolds had a 110.
Individually, Poole had a 91, Arendsen a 94 and Schudel a 122.
Calvin will now prepare to compete at the North Central Invitational on September 18.