Eagles women's golf sends first full team into competition

Eagles women's golf sends first full team into competition
September 8, 2008

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143

For the first time in school history, Benedictine University sent a full women's golf team into battle at the Concordia Cup tournament in Mequon, Wis. The Eagles placed sixth in the two-day event at the par-70 Mee-Kwon Golf Course. Lori Puchalski paced Benedictine with a two-day total of 229, good for a 15th place finish. Courtney Pishkur's 256 was good for 23rd.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.