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UAlbany Earns 4th Straight Title Against Siena

UAlbany Sports Information   09-17-2017

ALBANY, N.Y. –
Women’s Golf Finish: 1st

Tournament: Crosstown Challenge vs. Siena
Location: Albany, N.Y. – Albany Country Club
Short Story: UAlbany tops Siena for the 4th straight year at the Crosstown Challenge. Annie Songeun Lee and Helga Einarsdottir both shot a 75 tying for first place.
Team Scores:  UAlbany 310 - Siena 338

RECAP
The Great Danes took home the Crosstown Challenge title for the 4th straight year against Siena with a score of 310. Senior Annie Songeun Lee and sophomore Helga Einarsdottir tied for the individual title shooting +3 75 at the course.  UAlbany (310) beat Siena’s score of 338 by 28 strokes.

Behind Lee and Einarsdottir were two Great Danes tying for 4th. Sophomores Megan Henry and Annika Espino each shot impressive rounds of +8 80. Rounding out the lineup was senior Tiffany Kuroki who placed 7th shooting an 84 and Caroline Juillat who finished 9th with a score of 88.

UALBANY

T1 Helga Einarsdottir 75
T1 Annie Songeun Lee

75

T4 Megan Henry 80
T4 Annika Espino 80
7 Tiffany Kuroki 84
9 Caroline Juillat 88

SIENA

3 Sara Riso 78
6 Grace Cuttone 82
8 Abigail Chai-onn 86
T10 Alexis Annarummo 92
T10 Ashley Nguyen 

92

12 Marisa Florina 94

COACHING STAFF COMMENTS
"Today was a great day for the UAlbany Golf program. We shot a program best at Albany Country Club in the Crosstown Challenge," said head coach Colleen Cashman-McSween.  
"The players continue to step up and bring the program to new heights! Annie and Helga played very solid rounds on a very tough course. We are really looking forward to our next tournament at Dartmouth where last year we shot our program best team round."

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