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Valpo Women Finish 10th at Falcon Invitational
Annie Nolan led Valpo with an 89 on Sunday. (Ray Acevedo)
Annie Nolan led Valpo with an 89 on Sunday. (Ray Acevedo)

Sunday, April 18, 2010

Playing in their final tune-up for the Horizon League Championships, Valparaiso’s women’s golf team finished in 10th place at the BGSU Falcon Invitational which concluded on Sunday at Stone Ridge Golf Club in Bowling Green, Ohio.

The Crusaders shot 378 during the final round, 15 shots better than Saturday, to finish at 771 for the tournament.

Annie Nolan (Valparaiso, Ind./Valparaiso H.S.) led the Crusaders for the second straight day, shooting 89 for a 36-hole total of 181 over the 5,901-yard, par-72 layout.  The freshman finished in a tie for 55th individually.

Jessica O’Brien (Chesterton, Ind./Chesterton H.S.) carded a 90 in round two, improving by six shots over her first round, to finish at 186.  Kathleen Cooper (Hobart, Ind./Hobart H.S.) added a 95 for a total of 193 while Sarah Al-Momar (Sylvania, Ohio/Southview H.S.) shot 104 to finish at 211.

The Crusaders will return to action for the Horizon League Championships at Kearney Hills Golf Course in Lexington, Ky.  Saturday will consist of 36 holes with the final 18 holes held on Sunday.  Action will begin at 7 a.m. CDT each day.

W Soccer Belmont Brown Field
Aug 22, 7:30 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
W Soccer IUPUI Brown Field
Aug 24, 1:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
W Soccer Valpo Phoenix, Ariz.
Aug 29, 9:00 p.m. Grand Canyon
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
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Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
W Soccer Valpo Flagstaff, Ariz.
Aug 31, 2:00 p.m. Northern Arizona
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
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Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
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Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
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Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
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Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
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W Soccer Ball State Brown Field
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M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
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