WELLESLEY, Mass. – The Holy Cross women's golf team opened the 2013-2014 regular season with a second place finish at a tri-match with Wellesley and Merrimack at the Nehoiden Golf Course on Saturday afternoon. The Crusaders totaled 342 strokes (+54), while Merrimack won the event with 314 strokes (+26). Wellesley finished in third place with 358 strokes (+70).
Holy Cross was led by sophomore Marisa Cameron (Garden City, N.Y.), who finished in third place with a career-best score of 78 (+6). Junior captain Morgan Powers (Glastonbury, Conn.) placed in sixth with a plus-nine 81, while sophomore Lydia Deneen (Hubbardston, Mass.) shot a career-low of 89, good for 10th place.
The Crusaders return to action on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 14-15, when they will compete in the Dartmouth Invitational at the Hanover Country Club.