Crutchfield shot a career-low 71 in the final round of the Rio Verde Invite.
March 13, 2013
RICHMOND, Va. - Xavier women's golfer Shane Crutchfield and UNCW’s Lori Beth Adams earned CAA Women’s Golfers of the Week honors after top five finishes last weekend at their respective tournaments.
Crutchfield earned a career-best second place finish tie at the Rio Verde Collegiate at the White Wing Golf Club in Rio Verde, Ariz. Crutchfield finished with a one-over-par 145 at the 6,215 yard course and shot a career-low 71 in the final round.
The St. Petersburg, Fla. native helped lead the Musketeers to an overall second place finish. This marks the third time this season that a Musketeer has won CAA Women’s Golfer of the Week, Ariel McNair (October 25) and Breanna Patz (February 28.
Adams led the Seahawks and earned a fifth place finish at the JMU Eagle Landing Invitational with a 75-73-69—217 scorecard at the par 72, 6,282 yard Eagle Landing Course in Orange Park, Fla. Adams, who was named to the All-Tournament team, carded a career-low 69 in the final round to post her third top-five finish of the season. The junior helped UNCW to a 12th place finish at the tournament.
The Musketeers will compete in the Cincinnati Spring Invitational March 22-24 in Crystal River, Fla. Stay tuned to GoXavier.com for the latest news and updates of women’s golf.