Holbrooks Wins Mars Hill Spring Invitational; Her Second Win of the Season

Holbrooks Wins Mars Hill Spring Invitational; Her Second Win of the Season

FLETCHER, N.C. – The Pfeiffer women's golf team wrapped up the Mars Hill Spring Invitational with a fourth place overall finish. Senior Meghan Holbrooks claimed a first-place finish with a score of 156, winning by five strokes. The tournament win is Holbrooks' second of the season as she won the Converse Invitational in September.

The tournament took place at Broadmoor Golf Links and was a par 72, 5,841-yard course.

Holbrooks trailed by one shot after the first day of the tournament. The senior shot an 81 on day one, one shot behind Alexa Elbert of Marian. However, Holbrooks dominated on day two and posted the best round of anyone at the tournament. Her score of 75 on the final day was two shots better than anyone else in the field and gave her a two-day total of 156. Elbert shot an 81 on day two and finished with a total of 161.

Olivia Templeton fired a score of 178, followed by Caroline Rea's 180.

As a team, the Falcons finished in fourth place. Marian won the tournament with a total score of 674.

Pfeiffer returns to action on Monday, March 5 when they host the Pfeiffer Invitational in Hilton Head, S.C.