2009-10 Golf News

  • 2009-10 Golf Season in Review
    August 01, 2010
    With ninth year head coach Shawn Durocher leading the way, the Mount Holyoke golf team took part in 10 events during the 2009-10 season. Leading the way was sophomore Alexandra Irish.
  • Gerlach Earns NGCA All-American Scholar Honors
    July 06, 2010
    Mount Holyoke College first year golfer Felicitas Gerlach was recently selected to the 2009-10 National Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholar Team. A total of 494 women's collegiate golfers from NCAA Divisions I, II and III were recognized by the NGCA this year.
  • Awards Handed Out at Annual Athletic Banquet
    May 06, 2010
    The Mount Holyoke College Department of Athletics hosted its annual awards celebration this evening in Chapin Auditorium. Individuals from all 14 varsity teams were honored. Squash Head Coach Allen Fitzsimmons served as the event’s emcee. Soccer team member Lauren Orr earned the prestigious Alumnae Association Scholar-Athlete Award.
  • Seniors Honored at Scholar Athlete Reception
    May 06, 2010
    Prior to the annual athletics awards celebration this evening, 17 Mount Holyoke seniors representing 11 teams were honored as part of the College's second annual Scholar Athlete Reception. The recognition event highlighted those student-athletes who have excelled both on the field and in the classroom.
  • Golf Wraps Up Season at Williams Invitational
    April 25, 2010
    Senior Tiffany Shute capped off her collegiate career with a bang. Using a three hybrid, she knocked in a hole-in-one on the 14th hole on Saturday. Par for the 149-yard hole was set at three.
  • Golf Claims Eighth at Jack Leaman Championship
    April 18, 2010
    Led by sophomore Alexandra Irish, the Mount Holyoke College women’s golf team grabbed eighth place at the annual Jack Leaman Championship this weekend. Irish registered an eighth place finish with her two day total of 164. The Lyons also received solid production from Sarah Keating.
  • Amherst Takes Title at Massachusetts State Invitational
    April 16, 2010
    Mount Holyoketook third place at the Massachusetts State Invitational today. Leading the way for the Lyons was Sarah Keating, who grabbed fifth place with a score of 86. Alexandra Irish carded an 88 to earn eighth place. Meanwhile, Tiffany Shute posted a 17th place finish with her tally of 98. The annual event took place at the Orchards Golf Club in South Hadley.
  • SAAC Newsletter: Spring 2010
    April 12, 2010
    Mount Holyoke College's Student-Athlete Advisory Committe has released its Spring 2010 Newsletter. Read about the soccer team's trip to Japan, Kathryn Brummer's life as a student-athlete and more!
  • Irish Paces Golf at Vassar Invitational
    April 11, 2010
    Alexandra Irish grabbed seventh place overall to push the Lyons to a seventh place finish at the Dutchess Golf and Country Club.
  • Golf Opens Spring Slate at Jekyll Island
    March 22, 2010
    Led by Alexandra Irish's 14th place finish, the Lyons finished 14th in their spring opener at Jekyll Island. Sarah Keating chipped in with a 37th place showing.
  • Award Winning Documentary Filmmaker Jenny Mackenzie to Speak at Mount Holyoke
    January 13, 2010
    Award winning documentary filmmaker and well known motivational speaker Jenny Mackenzie will be visiting Mount Holyoke College on Tuesday, February 2 at 6:30 p.m. to present her new film entitled "Kick Like A Girl." Her appearance will highlight the College’s National Girls and Women in Sports Day celebration.
  • Video - New at the Kendall Sports & Dance Complex
    December 10, 2009
    The Kendall Sports & Dance Complex was recently renovated and stocked with state-of-the-art fitness equipment. Find out about Mount Holyoke's new athletic facilities.
  • Mount Holyoke to Host Sports Career Night
    November 02, 2009
    Mount Holyoke will host a Sports Career Night on Thursday, November 5.
  • Golf Wraps Up Fall Slate at Wellesley
    October 18, 2009
    Powered by Sarah Keating, the Mount Holyoke golf team wrapped up its 2009-10 fall slate with a fifth place showing at the Ann S. Batchelder Invitational on Saturday.
  • Golf Finishes Fourth at Williams
    October 12, 2009
    The Mount Holyoke golf team recorded a fourth place finish at the Williams Fall Classic today.
  • "Lyon of the Week" Award Goes to Irish
    October 05, 2009
    Sophomore golf team member Alexandra Irish has been named “Lyon of the Week” for the week of September 28-October 4.
  • Golf Collects Third Place at Middlebury
    October 04, 2009
    Alexandra Irish and Aliza Hanif pushed the Mount Holyokegolf team to a third place finish at the Middlebury Invitational this weekend.
  • Mount Holyoke Golf Invitational
    September 27, 2009
    Led by Aimee Caligore and Ktistin Berretta, the St. Lawrence golf team grabbed the team title at the 34th annual Mount Holyoke Invitational this weekend.
  • Golf Opens Season at Dartmouth Invitational
    September 20, 2009
    The Mount Holyoke golf team kicked off its 2009-10 season with a 17th place finish this weekend at the Dartmouth College Invitational.
  • Friends of Athletics Golf Tournament
    September 14, 2009
    Today's Friends of Athletics Golf Tournament will be played as scheduled. Thank you to all participants. Have a great day!
  • Game of the Week Schedule Unveiled
    September 11, 2009
    The Mount Holyoke College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) has released its 2009-10 Game of the Week schedule.
  • Kendall Complex Grand Opening
    September 11, 2009
    We are excited to announce the Grand Opening of the renovated Kendall Sports & Dance Complex on September 25.
  • Mount Holyoke Athletes Enjoy Annual Barbeque
    September 10, 2009
    The Mount Holyoke Department of Athletics kicked off its 2009-10 campaign with an outdoor barbeque outside of the Kendall Sports & Dance Complex.
  • Charity Sweeney Named Athletic Trainer and Fitness Center Director
    September 02, 2009
    Mount Holyoke  is pleased to announce the hiring of Charity Sweeney as Athletic Trainer and Fitness Center Director.
  • Golf Announces 2009-10 Fall Schedule
    August 13, 2009
    The Mount Holyoke golf team recently announced the fall portion of its 2009-10 schedule. The Lyons will kick off their slate at the Dartmouth College Invitational on Saturday, September 19.