Barton women’s golf wraps up day one of the LMU Spring Kickoff Intercollegiate

Barton junior Clare McMahon leads the Bulldogs after day one of the LMU Spring Kickoff Intercollegiate Monday at Saint Augustine, Fla.  Photo courtesy of Catawba College
Barton junior Clare McMahon leads the Bulldogs after day one of the LMU Spring Kickoff Intercollegiate Monday at Saint Augustine, Fla. Photo courtesy of Catawba College

SAINT AUGUSTINE, Fla. – The Barton women's golf team stands in 12th place after round one Monday of Lincoln Memorial University Spring Kickoff Intercollegiate at The Golf Club at South Hampton.  The tournament is the first for the Bulldogs for the 2019 spring campaign.

The Bulldogs shot a 336 (+48) on the par-72, 5,958-yard course while Lynn, ranked No. 13 in NCAA Division II after the fall season, leads at the halfway point with a 10-over 298. 

Barton is led by junior Clare McMahon (Red Deer, Alberta, CANADA), who is tied for 45th overall with an 83 (+11) while both senior Kelsey Woodall (Chester, Md.) and junior Nikki Norlin (Insifill, Ontario, CANADA) carded a 12-over 84 and are tied for 47th. 

Meanwhile, Wingate's Warissa Puangcharoen, Carson-Newman's Rachel Watts and North Greenville's Savannah Hallman are tied at the top of the leaderboard with a two-under 70 after 18 holes of play.

The tournament concludes with the second round on Tuesday.

Results

Lincoln Memorial Spring Kickoff Intercollegiate – First Round Results
Saint Augustine, Fla. – The Golf Club at South Hampton
February 11-12, 2019
Lincoln Memorial University, host institution

Par:  72
Yards:  5,958

1. Lynn  298 (+10)
2t. Wingate  305 (+17)
2t. Carson-Newman  305 (+17)
4t. Newberry  310 (+22)
4t. Lincoln Memorial  310 (+22)
4t. Coker  310 (+22)
7. Queens  311 (+23)
8. North Greenville  313 (+25)
9. Tusculum  314 (+26)
10. Belmont Abbey  315 (+27)
11. Southern Wesleyan  334 (+46)
12. Barton  336 (+48)

Barton's Individuals
45t. Clare McMahon  83 (+11)
47t. Kelsey Woodall  84 (+12)
47t. Nikki Norlin  84 (+12)
49t. Sydney Turner  85 (+13)
53t. Shalie Williams  86 (+14)

58t. Jailynn Thomas  88 (+16) - I