2008
Women's golf fifth at NAC championships

Women's golf fifth at NAC championships
October 4, 2008

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143
dbeyer@ben.edu

In just its second season, Benedictine's women's golf team earned a fifth place finish at the 2008 Northern Athletics Conference championship tournament on Friday and Saturday. The two-day event was played at the par-71 Glen Erin Golf Course in Janesville, Wis. The Eagles were led by sophomore Lori Puchalski, who was ninth at the final NAC event with a two-day total of 213. Teammate Courtney Pishkur was tied for 19th place.

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Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.