Women’s Golf Take Fourth at First MIAA Spring Qualifying Tournament
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
SOUTH BEND, IN - The Calvin women’s golf team took fourth place at the first MIAA spring qualifying tournament Wednesday afternoon at the Blackthorn Golf Club. Calvin posted a team score of 370 with Hope third (361), host Saint Mary’s second (353) and Olivet first (330).
The tournament is the first of three spring tournaments consisting of the top four teams from the MIAA regular season. The team with the top cumulative score after the three rounds will receive the MIAA’s automatic team bid to the NCAA III Championships. Calvin is making its second straight appearance in the spring tournament field.
In Wednesday’s round, Calvin was led by junior Carlia Canto (Marysville/Port Huron Northern HS) and senior Elise Doezema (Grand Rapids/Grand Rapids Christian HS) with rounds of 92 while freshmen Casey Harkema (Holt/Holt HS) and Jennie Poole (Summit, NJ/Kent Place School) had rounds of 93.
The next scheduled MIAA spring tournament is scheduled for April 26 at the Medalist Golf Club with Olivet serving as host.