Gilmore’s 72 leads Lady Hawks in MCC Women’s Intercollegiate

Senior Katelyn Gilmore (left) finished fifth in the MCC Women's Intercollegiate on Sunday. Gilmore shot an even-par 72 in the final round, matching her best collegiate round and tying for the third best round in program history.
Senior Katelyn Gilmore (left) finished fifth in the MCC Women's Intercollegiate on Sunday. Gilmore shot an even-par 72 in the final round, matching her best collegiate round and tying for the third best round in program history.

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Senior Katelyn Gilmore shot an even-par 72 to lead the Huntingdon women's golf team in the final round of the Montgomery Country Club Women's Intercollegiate on Sunday.

Gilmore finished fifth with a 5-over-par 149 in the two-round tournament.

The 13th-ranked Lady Hawks shot 320 in the final round and tied for sixth with a two-round 635. The eight-team field featured five nationally ranked teams. Nineteenth-ranked Rhodes won the tournament with a two-round 603 and 18th-ranked Washington and Lee was second with a 610. Tenth-ranked Berry was third with a 611.

Centre College's Bailey Plourde was the tournament medalist with an even-par 144.

Gilmore's 72 in the final round tied her best collegiate round and is tied for the third best round in Lady Hawks' history. Gilmore's two-round 149 is tied for the fourth best two-round total in program history.

Behind Gilmore, senior Vanessa Leiterman tied for 14th with a two-round 155. Freshman Debra Ann Burdeshaw finished with a two-round 166, sophomore Anna Beth Harris finished with a two-round 167 and junior Madi DeWees shot 170 for the tournament.

Playing as an individual, freshman Abigail Cody shot 168 for the tournament.

 

Coming Up: Huntingdon will play in the National Championship Preview in Houston on Sept. 24-25.