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GOLF: Merrimack Seventh at Mike Corbett Fall Classic Through First Round


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ERIE, Pa. – The Merrimack College women’s golf team placed four golfers in the top-40 overall during the first round of the Michael Corbett Fall Classic on Sunday. The Warriors currently sit in seventh place out of 18 teams, heading into Day 2 action on Monday.

The Basics
Team Place after Day 1:
 Merrimack College (335) | 7th/18
Top Finisher on Day 1: Jessica Wagner
 (75) T-1st
 Lake Shore Country Club | Erie, Pa.

How It Happened
Sophomore Jessica Wagner (San Diego, Calif.) continues to impress, as she tied for first-place overall in the first round, with a three-over 75 on the par-72 course. The San Diego, California, native shaved three strokes off her season-opening performance and has now shot in the 70s in seven-consecutive rounds and 10 of the last 11, dating back to last season.

Freshman Krystal Knight (Groveland, Mass.) continues to play admirably, as she carded an 84, which was tied for 26th overall and second on the team. Junior captain Sam Gervais(Chelmsford, Mass.) earned the third-best mark for the Warriors, as she fired an 85 and is currently tied for 34th in the field.

Sophomore Alessandra Ricigliano (Scarsdale, N.Y.) is in a tie for 40th, as she carded an 86. Senior captain Jaclyn Drew (Lunenburg, Mass.) fired a 90, sophomore Samantha Monaco (Brewster, N.Y.) shot a 91 and sophomore Kristen Gamble (Manlius, N.Y.) tallied a 103.

Day 1 Individual Scores
T-1. Jessica Wagner 75
T-26. Krystal Knight 84
T-34. Sam Gervais 85
T-40. Alessandra Ricigliano 86
T-55. Jaclyn Drew 90
T-62. Samantha Monaco 91
T-88. Kristen Gamble 103

Day 1 Top-12 Team Scores
1. Millersville 319
2. Gannon 324
3. Mercyhurst University 326
4. Notre Dame Coll. OH 328
5. Wheeling Jesuit U. 329
6. West Chester University 330
7. Merrimack College 335
8. Franklin Pierce Univ 337
T-9. Le Moyne College 339
T-9. Seton Hill University 339
11. Ursuline College 352
12. John Carroll University 362

Up Next
The Warriors will compete in Day 2 action of the Michael Corbett Fall Classic tomorrow, at the Lake Shore Country Club in Erie, Pennsylvania.


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