Musketeers Finish Palmetto Intercollegiate in 12th Place

Xavier will pick up its season in February in Louisiana.

Xavier will pick up its season in February in Louisiana.

Oct. 29, 2012

Final Stats

Final Results

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C.- Shane Crutchfield earned her first career under par round as the Musketeers finished in 12th place in the 2012 Palmetto Intercollegiate. Xavier had a team score of 52-over-par 916 (307-303-306). Crutchfield ended the tournament tied for 32nd place with a final score of 227 (+11).

Although the Musketeers finished in a season low 12th place, they did shoot a team-low 303 in the second round and a season tournament-low 916. Crutchfield fired a two-under-par 70 in the second round, the lowest on Xavier this season. Senior Breanna Patz was three strokes behind with a final score of 230 (+14).

Following her CAA Golfer of the Week Award, Ariel McNair carded a 230 and was tied for 50th along with teammate Patz. McNair’s first round 74 tied her season-low set in the previous weekend. Abby Smith carded a 231 (+15) finishing the tournament tied for 54th. Junior Christine Cash ended tied for 73rd with a final score of 237 (+21).

Campbell, ranked 35th in the nation, held the lead the entire tournament finishing with a team score of 866 (+2). Maria Jose Benavides of Campbell was the medalist after her three-under-par performance.

The Palmetto Intercollegiate concluded the Musketeer’s fall season. Xavier will get back on the course February 18-19 for the Le Triomphe Collegiate Invitational in Broussard, La. Stay tuned to for the latest news and updates of women’s golf.