MAC Announces Women's Golfer of the Week

Updated 3/4/2010
MAC Women' Golfer of the Week
Shamira Marshall, Kent State, So., Macedonia, Ohio/Nordonia
Kinderlou Forest Challenge
76-74-78 (228, +9) *course was par 73

Marshall earned her second top 30 finish of the season to tie for the team lead at the inaugural Kinderlou Forest Challenge. Her second-round one-over, 74 paced the team as the Flashes finished 12th in an 18-team field featuring 14 teams ranked in the top 40.

Additional Nominees
Robyn Scott, Eastern Michigan, Jr., Auckland, New Zealand-Westlake Girls-Texas Tech Univ.
Red Rocks Invitational
82-79=161

Finished in a tie with teammate Darby Peters for 23rd place at the Red Rocks Invitational with rounds of 82 and 79 for a 36-hole total of 161. As a team, the Eastern Michigan University women's golf team finished tied for fourth place at the Red Rocks Invitational with a 36-hole mark of 641 (320-231) Sunday, Feb. 28, here at the Oakcreek Country Club. The duo of Peters and Scott finished deadlocked for 23rd with a two-day total of 161, making EMU one of eight teams in the 18-team tournament to boast a pair of top 25 finishers.


Elise Swartout, Western Michigan, Sr., Ann Arbor, Mich./Ann Arbor Pioneer
Red Rocks Invitational
83+73=156 (+12)

Swartout shaved 10 strokes off her score from rounds one to two and moved up 34 spots in the standings to finish tied for 10th at the Red Rocks Invitational. She also ranked third in the field for birdies with five during the two-round event.