Women's Golf Finishes Second at George Phinney Classic

Katharine Fortin took home medalist honors, shooting a 75 on Sunday.
Katharine Fortin took home medalist honors, shooting a 75 on Sunday.

The Middlebury women's golf team placed second among 12 teams at the George Phinney Golf Classic at the Ralph Myhre Golf Course. Amherst trailed by a stroke after Saturday's play, picking up the win with a two-day total of 638. The Panthers were next (641), with Williams a distant third (653).

Katharine Fortin fired a 75 on day two, coming in with a two-day total of 156, good enough for medalist honors as the top overall finisher. Tying for seventh place was Chloe Levins, who finished with a 160 (76-84), while Helen Dailey's 163 (81-82) put her in a tie for 12th place. One stroke back in a tie for 14th was Hope Matthews with a 164 (82-82), while Blake Yaccino rounded out the squad in 16th place overall (83-82-165).