Chun Leads Blue Golf On Day One at Vassar Invitational

Sophomore Isabelle Chun leads the Blue individually after shooting an opening round 83 (Frank Poulin).
Sophomore Isabelle Chun leads the Blue individually after shooting an opening round 83 (Frank Poulin).

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. – Wellesley College golf is in eighth place after day one of the 2018 Vassar invitational at the Par 72, 5809-Yard Casperkill Golf Club. Sophomore Isabelle Chun (Palo Alto, Calif.) leads the Blue individually after shooting an opening round 83 (+11) to finish tied for 19th after the opening 18 holes.

Ithaca College sophomore Peyton Greco (Saint James, N.Y.) is the overall leader at +3 thanks to a score of 75. NYU leads the team standings with a score of 319, with Williams and Ithaca tied for second with matching scores of 322. Wellesley finished the round with a combined total of 355. 

Senior Maya Muldowney (Waunakee, Wis.) is two stokes back of Chun with a score of 85 (T28th), while first year Rosey Li (Princeton, N.J.) carded a 92 (T44th) and sophomore Ryan MacVicar (Tuscaloosa, Ala.) finished with a 95 (T48th). Sophomore Olivia de Cuba (Bilthoven, Netherlands) was the final player in the Blue team group, finishing Saturday with a round of 98 (52nd). Playing as an individual, Wellesley sophomore Naomi Kim (Troy, Mich.) finished with a 92 and is currently tied with Li on the individual leaderboard.

Sunday's final round play is scheduled to begin at 9:30 AM in cold and rainy conditions.