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Richmond Takes Third at Spider Spring Invitational
Courtesy: Richmond Athletics
Release: 03/27/2012
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MIDLOTHIAN, Va. - The University of Richmond Spiders women's golf team carded a final team round of 307 (+19) to finish the Spider Spring Invitational in third place with a three-round total of 927 (+63).  St. John's took home the team title in the 14-team field with a 54-hole score of 911 (+47), while Harin Lee of St. John's earned medalist honors with her score of 218 (+2).

After carding back-to-back rounds of 77 (+5) on Monday, sophomore Danielle Pinder shot a final round 75 (+3) to move up the leaderboard and finish the tournament in a tie for fifth with a score of 229 (+13).  The top-20 finish is the second-straight for Pinder and the T5 finish is the best of her young Spider career.

Continuing her strong play of late, sophomore Lauren Conder tallied her third top-20 finish of the season, placing in a tie for 14th with a score of 233 (+17).  Earning her first top-20 of the season was junior Courtney Rousse, who tied for 17th with a 54-hole score of 234 (+18).

Junior Tracy Martin just missed out on a top-20 finish, coming in 22nd overall with a three-round total of 235 (+19). Classmate Caroline Lovette placed 26th in the tournament with a score of 237 (+21).

Playing as individuals, sophomore Viviana Perez tied for 41st with a total of 245 (+29) while sophomore Krystin Schwarze came in a tie for 64th, carding a three-round total of 257 (+41).

The Richmond Spiders women's golf team will be back on the course on April 2-3 when they participate in The Hoya, hosted by Georgetown University.

Spider Spring Invitational
Independence Golf Club - Par 72
Final Team Standings
1. St. John's 911 (+47)
2. Georgetown 921 (+57)
3. Richmond 927 (+63)
4. Lehigh 961 (+97)
5. Youngstown State 964 (+100) 

Richmond Golfers
T5. Danielle Pinder 229 (+13)
T14. Lauren Conder 233 (+17)
T17. Courtney Rousse 234 (+18)
22. Tracy Martin 235 (+19)
26. Caroline Lovette 237 (+21)
T41. Viviana Perez 245 (+29) **
T64. Krystin Schwarze 257 (+41) ** 

** Playing as an individual

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