Senior Ariel McNair
Oct. 17, 2013
CINCINNATI - Head Coach Tom Elfers and the Xavier women’s golf team will travel to Greenwood, Ind. for the 2013 Hoosier Fall Invitational, Oct. 19-20, at Hickory Sticks Golf Club.
Live scoring will be available at www.golfstat.com, and play will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday with the second round following directly afterward. Sunday's final round will start at 8:30 a.m. All rounds will be a shotgun start.
The two-day, 54-hole tournament will be played on the 71 and 6,062 yards course. Along with the Musketeers, golfers from Ball State, Boston College, UC Davis, Eastern Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Illinois State, Louisville, Minnesota, Nebraska, Penn State, Purdue, Rutgers and Toledo will participate in the event.
Xavier will send seven golfers, led by seniors Ariel McNair (Aurora, Ohio/Walsh Jesuit) and Christine Cash (Paducah, Ky./Heath High School), to the tournament. Junior Abby Smith (Frankfort, Ky./Franklin County High School), sophomore Shane Crutchfield (St. Petersburg, Fla./St. Petersburg) and freshman Grace Howie (Calgary, Alberta, Canada/The Edge School) round out the XU lineup, while senior Kristin Tan (Seattle, Wash./Holy Names Academy) and freshman Rachel Johnson (Nashville, Tenn./Franklin Road Academy) will compete as individuals.
This tournament is the fourth leg of a five-event fall slate for the Musketeers. After this weekend, Xavier will head to Kiawah Island, S.C. for the Edwin Watts/Palmetto Intercollegiate (Oct. 27-29).