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Women's golf comes in 14th at Mt. Holyoke Invite

SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. – Bates College women's golf finished 14th out of 15 competing teams at the Mount Holyoke Invitational from Saturday to Sunday at The Orchards Golf Club.

First-year Kelly Wassarman (Middleton, Wis.) led the Bobcats with a two-day score of 184 to tie for 47th overall. She shot 90 on day one and 94 on day two.

Behind Wassarman, sophomore Emily Plotnikov (Brooklyn, N.Y.) shot a 192 (98-94) tying for 61st, junior Elizabeth LaVerghetta (Norton, Mass.) tallied a 194 (106-88) coming in 65th, sophomore Penelope Ganske (Chagrin Falls, Ohio) recorded a 211 (108-103, 74th), sophomore Sarah Centanni (Hingham, Mass.) registered a 213 (107-106, 77th), and junior Jessica Plotnikov (Brooklyn, N.Y.) compiled a 247 (117-130, 83rd).

The Bobcats finished ahead of Westfield State University which charted a 996 (505-491). Bates came in behind Williams College (322-301-623), Ithaca College (326-309-635), Middlebury College (324-316-640), New York University (331-319-650), Mount Holyoke College (342-315-657), Amherst College (336-335-671), SUNY-Cortland (349-350-699), Vassar College (365-335-700), Holy Cross (356-352-708), Wellesley College (373-345-718), LIU-Post (369-370-739), Union College (391-377-768), Bowdoin College (400-370-770).

Next, Bates competes at the Middlebury Invitational from Sept. 27-28. 

Bates Individual Results (Day 1-Day 2-Total, Finish):

Kelly Wassarman (90-94-184, T-47th)

Emily Plotnikov (98-94-192, T-61st)

Elizabeth LaVerghetta (106-88-194, 65th)

Penelope Ganske (108-103-211, 74th)

Sarah Centanni (107-106-213, 77th)

Jessica Plotnikov (117-130-247, 83rd)

Team Results (Day 1-Day 2-Total)

1. Williams College (322-301-623)

2. Ithaca College (326-309-635)

3. Middlebury College (324-316-640)

4. New York University (331-319-650)

5. Mount Holyoke College (342-315-657)

6. Amherst College (336-335-671)

7. SUNY-Cortland (349-350-699)

8. Vassar College (365-335-700)

9. Holy Cross (356-352-708)
10. Wellesley College (373-345-718)

11. LIU-Post (369-370-739)

12. Union College (391-377-768)

13. Bowdoin College (400-370-770)

14. Bates College (401-379-780)

15. Westfield State University (505-491-996)