Women’s Golf Takes Second is the Final Day of the RiverTowne Invitational

MT. PLEASANT, SC – The Elon University Women’s golf team turned in a seven-over par 295 in the final round to finish second at the RiverTowne Invitational on Tuesday, March 1. Charleston Southern hosted the 16-team tournament at the RiverTowne Country Club in Mt. Pleasant, SC

After Round Two was suspended on Monday due to Darkness, teams wrapped up the round on Tuesday morning before continuing into Round Three. The Phoenix, which came into the day tied for third with High Point, fired a 297 in the second round before bettering that effort with the 295. Oral Roberts captured the team title with a 14-over par 878, Elon was the runner up with an 898 (+34), and Morehead State placed third with a 902 (+38). Lipscomb’s Siarra Stout finished two-under with 214 to win the tournament’s individual title, and HPU’s Danielle Suh and ORU’s Cris Riu tied for second with scores of 217 (+1).

HIGHLIGHTS
Apple Ngamwong and Adel Vadkerti both tied for fourth place at three-over par 219. Ngamwong carded a one-under 71 in Round Two, her best round of the two days, and followed with a 74. Vadkerti went one-over with a 72 for her second round, but capped off her tournament with a 70. Annabelle Ackroyd posted rounds of 75 and 76 to tie for 13th at 226 (+10), Svarin Yuenyong tied for 39th with a 234 (+18), and Andrea Asmundsdottir carded a 247 (+31) to tie for 74th.

UP NEXT
The team plays again next Monday and Tuesday, March 7-8 in the River Landing Classic, Hosted by UNCW at River Landing Golf Course in Wallace, NC

2022 RiverTowne Invitational
Feb. 28-March 1 | Mt. Pleasant, SC

Team Standings
1. Oral Roberts (297-298-283–878) +14
2. Elon (306-297-295–898) +34
3. Morehead State (305-296-301–902) +38
4. Lipscomb (310-294-299–903) +39
5. Charleston Southern (308-306-296–910) +46
6. Jacksonville (313-304-300–917) +53
7. High Point (306-308-304–918) +54
8. Delaware (310-310-305–925) +61
9. Longwood (315-311-306–932) +68
10. Fairleigh Dickinson (313-306-315-934) +70
11. UNC Asheville (322-308-313–943) +79
12. William & Mary (320-315-314–949) +85
13. Youngstown State (329-315-306–950) +86
14. Radford (317-331-307–955) +91
15. Tennessee Tech (327-314-319–960) +96
16. The Citadel (337-340-313–990) +126

Elon Individuals
T4. Apple Ngamwong (74-71-74–219) +3
T4. Adel Vadkerti (77-72-70–219) +3
T13. Annabelle Ackroyd (75-75-76–226) +10
T39. Svarin Yuenyong (80-79-75–234) +18
T74. Andrea Asmundsdottir (81-79-87–247) +31

– ELON –

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