Women's golf hosts Benedictine Invitational

Women's golf hosts Benedictine Invitational
September 2, 2008

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

The Benedictine women's golf program played host to the Benedictine Invitational on Tuesday (Sept. 2) afternoon at the Maple Meadows Golf Course in Wood Dale, Ill. Elmhurst College won the event, which featured players from six schools. Muriel McIntyre from Concordia University (Wis.) was the medalist by shooting a nine-over-par 79 on the sweltering course. The host Eagles were led by Lori Ann Puchalski, who carded a 109 (good for a tie for 15th place in the overall standings).


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.