Monday, September 17, 2012LATROBE, Pa. - The Westminster College women's golf team competed at the Lady Bearcat Invitational on Monday. The invitational was hosted by Saint Vincent College at the Glengarry Golf Links, a par-70 golf course.
Westminster competed against four Division II and four Division III schools. The Titans placed first out of the DIII schools and fifth overall with a 403 team score.
Junior Rachel Sherman (North East, PA / North East) paced the Titans with a 96 (48-48) for a 20th-place finish. Sophomore Morgan Pierce (Fredonia, PA / Reynolds) also made the top-25 with a 98 (48-50) for 22nd place. Also competing for Westminster was senior Rebecca Schuster (Oil City, PA / Oil City) 103 (51-52) and freshman Carly Boughner (Cooperstown, PA / Cooperstown) 106 (51-55).
Next up for the Titans is the Presidents' Athletic Conference Championships that will be held next Monday at the Oak Tree Country Club.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 377 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 42 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.