Wellesley Golf Takes Third at Vassar Invitational

Ryan MacVicar moved two spots up the leaderboard to finish T13th (Frank Poulin).
Ryan MacVicar moved two spots up the leaderboard to finish T13th (Frank Poulin).

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- Wellesley College golf closed out the weekend at the 2019 Vassar College Invitational with a third place finish in the team standings at the Par 72, 5,810 yard Casperkill Golf Club.

Williams College (301-308-609) captured the team title, with NYU (310-305-615) finishing six strokes behind in second. Wellesley (319-320-639) was third, with the Blue holding a six-stroke advantage over fourth place Middlebury (321-325-646). Amherst (327-321-648) rounded out the top five. 

Wellesley first year Audrey Lin (Fremont, Calif.) finished the weekend with the low score for the Blue, shooting 79 (+7) on Sunday to take 12th place overall after matching her collegiate low round with a 77 on Saturday (77-79-156). Junior Ryan MacVicar (Tuscaloosa, Ala.) jumped up two spots to finish in a tie for 13th, shooting a 78 (+6) on Sunday (79-78-157).

First year Chansie Yang (Laguna Niguel, Calif.) tied for 23rd (82-81-163), moving two spots up the leaderboard on Sunday. Classmates Hannah Blonder (Westwood, Mass.) and Aine Kenwood (Potomac, Md.) tied for 29th, with Blonder shooting an 84 (81-84-165) and Kenwood posting an 83 (82-83-165). First year Ella Warburg (Mercer Island, Wash.) moved five spots up the leaderboard on day two, finishing 35th overall (88-82-170). 

Wellesley will head to Hickory Ridge G.C. in Amherst, Mass. for the Amherst Invitational next Saturday and Sunday, April 27 and 28.