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W&M Earns Runner-Up Finish at CAA Golf Championships
Updated: Thursday 04/20/2014 (ET)
by Jacob Skipper
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The William and Mary women's golf team earned a historic runner-up finish at the Colonial Athletic Association Championships Sunday, it's best-ever showing and three places better than W&M was projected to finish.  The Tribe shot 318 Sunday to finish at 633 (+57) overall, tied for Delaware and behind only first-time champion College of Charleston (618, +42).  The Cougars' Laura Fuenfstueck earned a six-stroke victory for the individual medal, carding 148 (+4) overall.

After rain wiped out Saturday's second round, Sunday dawned with a continuing light downpour.  Across the board, scores were on average three strokes worse than on Friday, but W&M dealt better than most with the adversity and gave up only three strokes across the entire team.  Freshmen Kelly Moran (Boulder, Colo.) and Kelly McGovern (The Woodlands, Texas) both earned all-tournament honors, tying for fifth place overall.  Moran shot 77 (+5) Sunday after a 79 on Friday, while McGovern flipped those scores with a 79 in the final round, and both finished at 156 (+12) overall.  McGovern finished the year with an average of 77.31 strokes per round, second-best ever among Tribe freshmen and sixth-best all-time.  Junior Anna McMullen (Monroe, La.) finished at 15th overall, carding 82 (+10) to finish with a weekend total of 160 (+16), and classmate Kellie Edelblut (New Hope, Pa.) was one stroke back in 16th place after closing with a round of 80 Sunday.  Sophomore Alessandra Liu (Cynwyd, Pa.) rounded out the team, tying for 22nd place after improving one stroke to an 82 in the final round and 165 (+21) overall.

2014 CAA Women's Golf Championships - 54 Holes
Reserve Course at St. James Plantation - Par 72, 6,006 Yards

Team Standings
1. College of Charleston 618 (+42)
T2. William and Mary 633 (+57)
T2. Delaware 633 (+57)
4. UNCW 634 (+58)
5. James Madison 641 (+65)
6. Towson 661 (+85)
7. Dayton 670 (+94)
8. Richmond 682 (+106)
9. Hofstra 686 (+110)

All-Tournament Team
1. Laura Fuenfstueck (COFC) 148 (+4)
T2. Julia Neumann (COFC) 154 (+10)
T2. Lori Beth Adams (UNCW) 154 (+10)
4. Amanda Terzian (DEL) 155 (+11)
T5. Kelly Moran (W&M) 156 (+12)
T5. Kelly McGovern (W&M) 156 (+12)
T5. Shabril Brewer (JMU) 156 (+12)

Other W&M Players
15. Anna McMullen 160 (+16)
16. Kellie Edelblut 161 (+17)
T22. Alessandra Liu 165 (+21)









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