April 20, 2004

Kunkle Earns Medalist Honors to Lead Women's Golf to Runner-Up Finish at F&M Invitational

LANCASTER, PA -- Jessica Kunkle (Jr., Centre Hall, PA/State College) shot 90 to earn medalist honors and lead the Diplomats to a runner-up finish at the 2004 Franklin & Marshall College Women's Golf Invitational hosted at Cool Creek Golf Course.

Kunkle, who finished two strokes ahead of Dickinson's Melissa Crognale and Gettysburg's Emily Haas as the top Centennial Conference finisher, earned her first medallist honors of the year in her team's invitational.

For F&M, Simronjt Sandhu (Fr., Lebanon, PA/Cedar Crest) shot 115 to place 10th, Maggie Charleroy (So., Cranbury, NJ/Princeton) shot 120 to place 13th, Melanie Topel (Sr., Arnold, MD/Severn School) shot 128 to place 14th and Lindsay Hilbert (Sr., Fort Washington, PA/Upper Dublin) carded a round of 152 for 16th place.

Franklin & Marshall will continue the season on April 24-25 at the Centennial Conference Championships in Ocean City, Maryland.

Team Scores
1. Gettysburg 390
2. Franklin & Marshall 453

2004 Franklin & Marshall College Women's Golf Invitational
1. Jessica Kunkle F&M 90
2. Melissa Crognale Dickinson 92
2. Emily Haas Gettysburg 92
4. Emily Garfinkel Gettysburg 93
5. Kristen Amore Muhlenberg 94
6. Natalie Crognale Elizabethtown 96
7. Jen Risser Gettysburg 100
8. Sarah Galey Gettysburg 105
9. Katie Kuehn Gettysburg 112
10. Simi Sandhu F&M 115
11. Alissa Maurer Muhlenberg 117
11. Jess Fields Susquehanna 117
13. Maggie Charleroy F&M 120
14. Melanie Topel F&M 128
15. Ehrhardt Susquehanna 132
16. Lindsay Hilbert F&M 152