Oilers Win at Dayton for 2nd Straight Year

Oilers Win at Dayton for 2nd Straight Year


The University of Findlay women's golf team won the Dayton Fall Invitational for the second straight season by posting a 36-hole score of 595 (293, 302), the third-lowest total in school history. The Oilers, defeated 14 NCAA Division I programs at the event, winning by one stroke over Western Illinois University.

Freshman Kristina Kniesly led the Oilers and tied for ninth at the event with a 148 (73, 75). Sophomore Meredith Wipper just missed out on a top-10 finish by tying for 11th with a score of 149 (73, 76).

Junior Samantha Hatter tied for 16th with a 151 (75, 76), junior Makenzie Torres tied for 21st with a 152 (72, 80) and sophomore Samantha Kellstrom tied for 46th with a 162 (87, 75).

Senior Kelsey Koesters, competing as an individual at the event, tied for 32nd with a 156 (76, 80).

The Oilers will close the fall portion of their schedule on Oct. 23-24 at the Trevecca Fall Invite. The event will take place at the Old Hickory Country Club in Nashville, Tenn.