BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. – The Husson University women's golf team finished in fifth place overall in the final team standings as the Eagles shot a combined team score of 767 (387-380) at the Empire 8 Championship, which took place at Ballston Spa Country Club.
SUNY Cortland took home the top spot and the conference crown with a 36-hole score of 667 (331-336), while Suffolk finished second overall at 731 (366-365). Johnson & Wales (R.I.) rounded out the top three at 762 (369-393).
Katie Goulet was the top performer for Husson overall as she finished in second place at 163 (82-81). Makenzie Plourde took eight strokes off her opening round score and climbed nine spots on the leader board to finish in a three-way tie for 20th with a 194 (101-93)
Veronica Diaz finished 37th at 212 (108-104).
The Eagles return to links on October 22-23 for the New England Intercollegiate Golf Association (NEIGA) Championship at The Captains Golf Course in Brewster, Mass.