Blues Edge Bucs in Match Play Duel

Blues Edge Bucs in Match Play Duel

SPOKANE, Wash. – Whitman College edged Whitworth 3.5 – 2.5 in a season-opening match play women's golf duel on Saturday at Indian Canyon Golf Course.

The Pirates' Maggie Peters tied Kate Welch of Whitman 89-89 in the #2 pairing.  Whitworth got victories from Cheyenne Marchand (82-85) at the #4 pairing and Abby Douglas (88-90) at #5.

Whitman won the #1 pairing when Ally Collier defeated Allie Slingsby 81-87.  The Blues won at #3 as Hannah Roh topped Ali Brandt 83-91.  Whitman's Vreni Todd defeated Michaela Tee 89-98 in the #6 pairing. 

Whitworth will compete at the PLU Invitational this coming weekend in Lake Spanaway.