Women's Golf Recap - Apr. 10-16: Whitworth Wins Willamette Spring Thaw by 48 Shots

Led by Maggie Peters, who finished second individually, Whitworth won the Willamette Spring Thaw by 48 strokes Saturday.
Led by Maggie Peters, who finished second individually, Whitworth won the Willamette Spring Thaw by 48 strokes Saturday.

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SATURDAY, APR. 15

Willamette Spring Thaw at Oregon Golf Association GC, Woodburn, Ore.

Par 71, 5,805 yards

--- Team Scores (6 teams) – 1. Whitworth 342-327=669;  2. Lewis & Clark 367-350=717;  3. Pacific (Ore.) 379-379-758;  4. Puget Sound 387-376=763;  George Fox, Willamette – no team scores

--- Individual Scores ( finishers) – 1. Janelle Decker (GF) 78-81=159;  2. Maggie Peters (Whw) 79-81=160;  3. Michal Schuster (Whw) 84-82=166;  4. Briana Finau (Pac) 87-82=169;  5. Tianna Brown (GF) 90-80=170;   6. Annika Clunk (L&C) 88-83=171;  11. Maddi Barnett (Wil) 90-90=180; 12. Emmi Modahl (PS) 88-93=181; 

WOODBURN, Ore. – Already ahead by 25 strokes, the Whitworth Pirates increased their advantage to 48 as they finished the Willamette Spring Thaw Saturday with a 342-327=669 to 367-350=717 for Lewis & Clark, with George Fox’s Janelle Decker taking medalist honors at 78-81=159.

Results

Bruin Spring Challenge at Canby, Ore.

(George Fox)

CANBY, Ore. – Competing as individuals in a one-day challenge match Saturday against the NCAA Division I Portland State Vikings, the George Fox Bruins had Sydney Maluenda finish first with a 74, Kristin Elich fifth with an 80, and Rachel Drgastin carded an 82.

FRIDAY, APR. 14

Willamette Spring Thaw at Oregon Golf Association GC, Woodburn, Ore.

Par 71, 5,805 yards

--- Team Scores (6 teams) – 1. Whitworth 342;  2. Lewis & Clark 367;  3. Pacific (Ore.) 379;  4. Puget Sound 387;  George Fox, Willamette – no team scores

--- Individual Scores ( finishers) – 1. Janelle Decker (GF) 78;  2. Maggie Peters (Whw) 79;  3. Michal Schuster (Whw) 84;  4t. Briana Finau (Pac) 87;  4t. Sofia Vigil (L&C) 87;  6t. Emmi Modahl (PS) 88;  10t. Maddi Barnett (Wil) 90

WOODBURN, Ore. – Whitworth, with Maggie Peters and Michal Schuster standing second and third on the leader board, shot a 342 and has 25-stroke lead over Lewis & Clark after the first round Friday in the Willamette Spring Thaw, with George Fox’s Janelle Decker the individual leader at 78.

Results