Women's Golf Takes Eighth At Clarke Fall Invitational

Photo Credit: Alan Herzberg
Photo Credit: Alan Herzberg

GALENA, Ill. - The Wisconsin Lutheran College women's golf team finished eighth at the Clarke Fall Invitational Saturday and Sunday at Eagle Ridge Golf Resort. Ellyn Mortell (Eden Prairie, Minn./St. Croix Lutheran) finished 12th to lead the Warriors in the 42-player field.

THE BASICS

  • Tournament: Clarke Fall Invitational
  • Location: Eagle Ridge Golf Resort, Galena, Ill.
  • Course Info: 5809 Yards, Par 72
  • WLC Team: 8th of 8 (+259)
  • Top WLC Individual: Ellyn Mortell (+37), 12th of 42

INSIDE THE SCORECARD

  • Mortell carded rounds of 85 and 96 for a two-day 181 to lead Wisconsin Lutheran. 
  • Jordan Fenney (Erin, Wis./Hartford) fired a 203 (103-100), Ashley Miller (Cedarburg, Wis./Kettle Moraine Lutheran) a 224 (112-112), and Rachael Wendt (Seymour, Wis./Seymour) a 227 (120-107). 
  • The Warriors lowered their stroke total by five from round one to round two. 
  • Viterbo won the eight-team invite with a two-round 669 (336-333). The V-Hawks' Danielle Ducklow earned medalist with her two-day 159 (79-80). 

WLC RESULTS

  • 12. Ellyn Mortell, 181 (+37)
  • 28. Jordan Fenney, 203 (+59)
  • 37. Ashley Miller, 224 (+80)
  • 38. Rachel Wendt, 227 (+83)

UP NEXT

  • The Warriors will next compete Thursday at the Lake Forest Triangular in North Chicago, Ill. Tee time is scheduled for 2 p.m. at Foss Park Golf Course.