Marshall Places at Third during Final Match of Oyster Shuck Match Play
The Herd had a 3-2 victory over Presbyterian in the final round
MT. PLEASANT, S.C. - The Marshall women's golf team finished the regular season with a third place finish thanks to a 3-2 victory over Presbyterian to close out the final round of the Oyster Shuck Match Play.
After being eliminated from championship contention the previous day, the two sides met to determine third and fourth place. Freshman Shelby Brauckmuller defeated Celia Mansour by a score of 6-4, sophomore Ylva Forslund had a 2-1 victory over Abby Driscoll and junior Leigha Holt had the final Marshall victory of the afternoon and defeated Ann Elizabeth Gore by a score of 4-3.
ON THE LEADERBOARD
UNC-Asheville earned the 3-2 victory over William & Mary to claim the championship.
Head coach Brooke Burkhammer
AMONG THE HERD
Rebecca Black (UNCA) defeats Ylva Forslund (Marshall), 2&1
Adelyn Deery (UNCA) defeats Primrawee Huang (Marshall), 1 UP
Janie Thomas (UNCA) defeats Sarfina Seretharan (Marshall), 1 UP
Kellen Alsip (UNCA) vs, Shelby Brauckmuller (Marshall), DRAW
Linna Brooks (UNCA) defeats Leigha Holt (Marshall), 1 UP
Shelby Brauckmuller (Marshall) defeats Celia Mansour (Presbyterian), 6&4
Maiken Paulsen (Presbyterian) defeats Pimrawee Huang (Marshall), 5&4
Ylva Forslund (Marshall) defeats Abby Driscoll (Presbyterian), 2&1
Leigha Holt (Marshall) defeats Ann Elizabeth Gore (Presbyterian), 4&3
Rylie Marchman (Presbyterian) defeats Sarfina Seretharan (Marshall), ALL SQUARE
The Herd will return to action for the Conference USA Championship from April 17-19. The tournament will be held at the Verandah Club in Fort Myers, Fla.
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