GALLOWAY, N.J. — The Dartmouth women’s golf team won three of the five match-ups with Lehigh and split the other two in defeating the Mountain Hawks, 4-1, to claim third place at the Checkmate Match Play Challenge hosted by Fairleigh Dickinson on the Pines Course at the Seaview Golf Resort on Sunday. The host Knights edged top-seeded Navy, 3-2, to win the event.
Senior Jessica Kittelberger wrapped up her match the quickest, beating Megan Moylan, 5 and 4. Classmate and captain Isabelle Kane picked up a win in a similar fashion, topping Angela Ding, 5 and 3, while freshman Julianne Strauch clinched the victory with a 3 and 2 triumph over Alexis Browne.
Dartmouth beat Wagner, 3-2, in the first round of play yesterday morning, than was defeated by Navy in the afternoon, 5-0.
The Big Green play again next weekend when they travel to Sarasota, Florida, for the Harvard Invitational.