Musketeers Lead After Day One

Crutchfield sits one stroke back on the leader in the CAA Championship.

Crutchfield sits one stroke back on the leader in the CAA Championship.

April 19, 2013

First Round Results

SOUTHPORT, N.C. - The Xavier women's golf team hold a three stroke lead over Delaware for the top spot after round one at the CAA Championship. The Musketeers fired a 313 (+25) in the opening round at The Reserve Club at St. James Plantation. All five Xavier starters ranked in the top-15 in the field.

Freshman Shane Crutchfield carded a team-low 75 (+3) and sat in second place overall. Crutchfield only trailed Richmond's Tracy Martin by one stroke on the leader board. Second on the team was senior Breanna Patz after she posted a 77 (+5). Patz leads the field of 45 competitors with 14 pars.

Ariel McNair finished the day tied for 8th place with a score of 80 (+8). McNair led the team in par-3 scoring, shooting only two-over-par for the day. Abby Smith and Christine Cash each tied for 13th with scores of 81 (+9).

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