Women’s Golf Claims Third-Place Finish at Granite State Invitational

Women’s Golf Claims Third-Place Finish at Granite State Invitational


When and Where: October 2, 2018 – Nashua, N.H. (Nashua Country Club – Par 71)
Score: Southern New Hampshire University – 648 (3rd/8)

Freshman Hannah May (Phoenix, Ariz.) carded a 78 at the final round of Merrimack College's Granite State Invitational on Tuesday, as the Southern New Hampshire University women's golf team finished third at Nashua Country Club.


  • May improved on Monday's round by five strokes, as she finished tied for 11th with a 161.
  • Sophomore Makyla Lewellen (Zainesville, Ohio) shaved a pair of shots off her opening round score with an 83 that tied her for 17th with a 164.
  • Freshman Anna Casagrande (Pelham, Mass.) came in right behind in an 18th-place tie after improving by three strokes with an 81 that gave her a 165.
  • Senior Morgan Mitchell (Charlton, Mass.), who was tied for the lead after the opening round with a 76, finished tied for ninth with a 158 following Tuesday's 82.
  • Junior Brooke Barrett (Bedford, N.H.) also shot an 82, which was dropped, as she bettered her first round by three strokes to total a 167.


  • Senior Kaitlyn Lutinski (Derry, N.H.), playing as an individual, tied for 13th with a 162, as she bettered Monday's round by two shots with an 80.
  • Senior Kailey Coleman (No. Berwick, Maine), also playing as an individual, totaled a 194, penciling in a 90 Tuesday.
  • Franklin Pierce University captured the tournament with a 621, defeating host Merrimack by three strokes.
  • Merrimack's Krystal Knight was the individual winner with a 4-over 146, besting Franklin Pierce's Zoey Yamamoto by three shots.
  • The Granite State Invitational was comprised of 50 student-athletes from eight institutions.


  • The Penmen return to the links Oct. 6-7 when they host the Penmen Columbus Day Intercollegiate Classic at Derryfield Country Club.

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