NINETY SIX, SC - Presbyterian College finished seventh at the Big South Conference Women’s Golf Championship on Saturday with an aggregate of 941 (315, 315, 311) at The Patriot Golf Club (par-72, 6175 yards). Junior Maiken Bing Paulsen tied for 14th to lead the Blue Hose.

 

Paulsen shot 231 (78, 75, 78) to narrowly miss her sixth top-10 finish of the season. Ann Elizabeth Gore shot 234 (77, 79, 78) to tie for 21st. Rylie Marchman tied for 26thwith a collegiate-best 237 (81, 80, 76). Serina Combs tied for 28th at 239 (79, 81, 79). Celia Mansour did not play round two, but finished with a first round of 82 and final round of 81.

 

Campbell won the team title with a score of 877 (293, 290, 294) and will receive the Big South’s automatic bid into the NCAA Regional. The Camels’ Isabell Ekstrom won individual medalist honors at 213 (73, 70, 73) and was the only golfer to shoot below par.

 

As a part of the post tournament awards ceremony, Paulsen and Mansour were named to the All-Conference team while Combs was named to the All-Freshman team. Mansour also was named the Big South’s Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

 

2018 Big South Conference Women’s Golf Award Winners

 

All-Conference Team                                                    

Annelie Sjoholm, Sr., Campbell

Desiree Andersson, Soph., Campbell

Stacey White, Soph., Campbell

Ayelen Irizar, Sr., Campbell

Isabell Ekstrom, Fr., Campbell

Maiken Bing Paulsen, Jr., Presbyterian College

Ashley Sloup, Sr., Winthrop

Celia Mansour, Sr., Presbyterian College

Hayley McNeill, Sr., Charleston Southern

Tonrak Tasaso, Soph., High Point

 

All-Freshman Team

Isabell Ekstrom, Campbell

Anna Holmberg, High Point

Taylor Hinson, UNC Asheville

Serina Combs, Presbyterian College

Jacqueline Nickels, Longwood

                                                                   

All-Academic Team

Stacey White, Soph., Campbell

Hayley McNeill, Sr., Charleston Southern

Allison Chandler, Soph., Gardner-Webb

Samantha Vodry, Soph., High Point

Kyra Horlock, Sr., Longwood

Celia Mansour, Sr., Presbyterian College

Kasidy Beckel, Jr., Radford

Linna Brooks, Soph., UNC Asheville

Ashley Sloup, Sr., Winthrop

 

Golfer of the Year

Annelie Sjoholm, Sr., Campbell

 

Freshman of the Year

Isabell Ekstrom, Fr., Campbell

 

Coach of the Year

John Crooks, Campbell

 

Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Celia Mansour, Sr., Presbyterian College