Trinity Competes in Olivet Nazarene Invitational

The four-player women’s golf team competed in the Olivet Nazarene University Fall Tiger Invitational. A field of seven teams played in two rounds at the Kankakee Elks Country Club in St. Anne, Illinois. The Trolls shot a 404 on the first day and finished with a 434 team total for the second round. Overall they finished in seventh place.

Leading the team was Merina Miner who shot rounds of 90 and 85. She was in a tie for 22nd place of the field of 42 golfers after her first round. With a five stroke improvement in the second 18 holes she moved up six places to finish in a tie for 16th.

Ellie Banks finished in 29th place overall with scores of 92-101. Ashley Martinez shot a 100 on day one and improved four strokes with a96 on the second day to post a total of 196. She finished in 30th place. The final golfer for the team was Indira Esclante, who posted a two-day total of 274.

The team is in action again on September 10 in the Judson University Invitational.