By John Lachmann
Senior Sydney Swingos earned medalist honors with an 85 to lead Notre Dame to a win at the Beechwood Invitational at Fort Mitchell Country Club on Monday.
Dixie Heights’ Megan Mauer tied for second and claimed that position outright on the first hole of the playoff, edging out third-place finisher Jenna McGuire from Villa Madonna. Both shot 87.
The Pandas won by 11 strokes, the Blue Lightning took second place and the Colonels finished in third.
TEAM SCORES: 1. Notre Dame 370; 2. Villa Madonna 381; 3. Dixie Heights 443; 4. Holy Cross 449; 5. St. Henry 481; 6. Beechwood 488; 7. Cooper 500.
TOP INDIVIDUALS: 1. Swingos (ND) 85; 2. Mauer (DH) 87; 3. McGuire (VM) 87.
BROSSART 207, CONNER 264 – Senior Jenna Dawn topped the field by four strokes to lead the Mustangs in their season opener.
MEDALIST: Dawn (B) 8-over 45 on the front nine at A.J. Jolly. RECORDS: Brossart 1-0, Conner 0-1.
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