Season Begins With CCAC Cup

The 2018 golf season opened for the Trolls in the CCAC Cup hosted by Holy Cross College at Ravisloe Country Club in Homewood, Illinois.  Four conference teams participated in the 36-hole match over a two-day period.  With a team total of 428 on the first day Trinity was in fourth place. They improved in the second round to a 414 total, but still finished in fourth place.  

In the field of 26 golfers Ashley Martinez was Trinity’s top golfer. After the first day with a 98 on the par 70 course she was in 17th place. She improved her score by 11 strokes with 87 on the second day and moved up to 12th place.  

Junior Merina Miner and freshman Ellie Banks each shot a 102 on Monday and were in a tie for 21st place. Miner came back with a 93 to take 17th overall and Banks shot a 98 second round and finished in 22nd. Indira Esclante posted scores of 126 and 136 for 26th place.

The team competes next on September 7-8 in the Olivet Nazarene University Fall Invitational.