Schlesinger finishes ninth at championship

Meg Schlesinger (c) 2017 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Meg Schlesinger (c) 2017 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

STEVENS, Pa. – Meg Schlesinger (Frederick, Md./Urbana) posted a two-day score of 172 to finish ninth overall and lead McDaniel to a second-place finish at the 2017 Centennial Conference (CC) women's golf championship on Saturday and Sunday.

The Green Terror turned in a 36-hole score of 709, posting a round of 347 on Sunday after carding a round of 362 on Saturday. Gettysburg won the tournament going away after a tournament-record round of 311 on Sunday. The Bullets fired a then-record round of 327 on Saturday to finish with a score of 638 to win their seventh straight title.

Schlesinger posted a round of 83 on Saturday before carding a round of 89 on Sunday.

Casey Marson (Norwich, N.Y./Norwich) turned in a score of 176 to finished 12th, firing an 85 on Sunday after posting a round of 91 over the first 18 holes.

Kelsey Kirkman (Chesapeake, Va./Norfolk Academy) carded McDaniel's best round of the tournament with a score of 82 on Sunday to finish with a score of 177 and place 14th. She posted a round of 95 on Saturday.

Janine Borrelli (Rockville, Md./St. John's College) finished 20th with a score of 184 (93-99) while Alex Philo (Phoenixville, Pa./Phoenixville Area) was 25th overall with a score of 208 (99-109).

Team Scores: 1. Gettysburg 638 (327-311), 2. McDaniel 709 (362-347), 3. Dickinson 710 (370-340), 4. Muhlenberg 717 (352-365), 5. Ursinus 752 (374-378), 6. Franklin & Marshall 830 (411-419), 7. Susquehanna 901 (453-448).

McDaniel Results: 9T. Meg Schlesinger 172 (83-89), 12T. Casey Marson 176 (91-85), 14T. Kelsey Kirkman 177 (95-82), 20T. Janine Borrelli 184 (93-91), 25T. Alex Philo 208 (99-109).

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