@MUCrusadersGOLF women finish third at Stritch Wolfpack Invitational
Women's Golf - Tue, Sep. 12, 2017
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RESULTS | MILWAUKEE, Wis. – The Madonna University women's golf team carded a final round 343 for a 36-hole 684 to finish third at the Stritch Wolfpack Invitational at Brown Deer Park on Tuesday afternoon.

Karen Zambrano (JR/Madrid, Colombia) led the Crusaders in the second round as she shot an 81 on the par 73 course to finish with a 164 (83-81), good for ninth. Her teammate, McKenzie Chaisson (FR/Oxford, Mich.), had a promising collegiate debut as the freshman tied with Zambrano after a final round 85 gave her a 164 (79-85).

Kristen Szabelski (FR/Livonia, Mich.) finished the two-day event tied for 16th with a 174 (84-90) after a final round 90, while Kayla Gerhardt (FR/Flushing, Mich.) improved by eight strokes on day two and climbed seven spots in the standings to finish tied for 23rd with a 182 (95-87). The fifth member of the Crusaders team, Madison Maurier (FR/Livonia, Mich.), finished the event with a 196 (98-98).

Madonna's gold team also participated in the event and was led by Kelsey Edwards (JR/Ortonville, Mich.) who tied for 26th with a 184 (90-94). Paige Clauss (FR/Bay City, Mich.) carded a 196 (94-102), Jacquelyn Green (FR/Livonia, Mich.) shot 204 (107-97), Madison Montgomery (FR/Byron, Mich.) posted a 206 (105-101) and Hannah Folkmier (FR/Highland, Mich.) finished the event with a 248 (123-125) to complete Madonna's scoring.

Marian (Ind.), led by individual medalist Sloane Winders (77-76=153), won the team title with a 646 (329-317) while host Cardinal Stritch took second with a 668 (336-332). The Crusaders finished third with a 684 (341-343) while the gold team placed seventh with a 790 (396-394).

The Crusaders return to the links on Friday, Sept. 15 for the two-day Battle at Blackthorn hosted by Bethel College in Mishawaka, Ind. at Blackthorn Golf Club. Teams will tee off at 12 p.m. on Friday with a 9 a.m. start on Saturday.

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