Queens (N.C.) men's, women's teams finish on top at Conference Carolinas
BURLINGTON, N.C. -- The Queens (N.C.) men's and women's golf teams continued their spectacular play into Monday's medal round capturing Conference Carolinas Championship titles on both sides. It was the second championship win in a row for the women, while the win for the men counted as their second in three years.
With everyone competing as individuals in the modified match-play round, senior Laura Belanger and freshman Grace Glaze rose to the top. Both golfers shot 76 in the one round to finish tied in first. Freshmen Shannon Fraser and Iris Katla finished right behind the pair tied in third after each shot a 77. Freshman Taylor Penzer finished 19th overall with an 87.
King and Mount Olive completed the day tied in second on the women's side, while North Greenville finished fourth.
On the men's side, Sophomore Jake McLaren led the way shooting a one under par 71 to finish in second. Sophomore Jordan Bilodeau finished beind McLaren tied in third with an evan par 72, while junior Freddie Nordhoff shot a 75 to take ninth place. Sophomore Alex Weare (76) and senior Christopher Baker (78) completed play in 10th and 13th, respectively.
No. 24 Barton finished second, while No. 12 Belmont Abbey and Limestone finished tied in third. Daniel Claytor of Barton shot a three under par 69 to finish first individually.