Women’s Golf Team Fifth During Williams Fall Invitational

Michelle Peng led the Panthers with a 10th-place finish.
Michelle Peng led the Panthers with a 10th-place finish.

The Middlebury women's golf team placed fifth among 16 teams competing at the Williams Fall Invitational Tournament. The Panthers peformed similarly each day, shooting a 336 and a 335 for a two-day total of 671. Williams won the event with a 624 at the Taconic Golf Club. Day one saw sideways rain for most of the day, with better weather on day two, despite a cold start.

Senior Michelle Peng (West Harrison, N.Y.) was the only Panther to break 80 on the weekend, shooting a 79 on day one followed by an 82 for a 161, good for 10th place overall. Senior Jordan Glatt (Doylestown, Pa.) finished the tournament tied for 16th place with a 165 (81-84), while rookie Hope Matthews (Greenwich, Conn.) shot a 171 (84-87) to finish in 25th place. Sophomore Theodora Yoch (Coto de Caza, Calif.) rounded out the team's scorers in a tie for 29th place with a two-day total of 174 (92-82).

Also competing for the Panthers were senior Emma Kitchen (Collingwood, Ont.) (106-97) and rookie Sarah Breckinridge (Avon, Conn.) (100-95).

• Women’s golf fifth at Williams Fall Invitational
• Up next: 10/11-12 @ Ann Bachelder Invitational (Wellesley)