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Men's Golf - Tue, Sep. 12, 2017

MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – Two players shot the lowest round of the early season for Saint Xavier, as the Cougars competed at the Wolfpack Invitational on Monday and Tuesday, hosted by Cardinal Stritch at Brown Deer Park in Milwaukee, Wisc.

Men's Results: Team | Individual

Junior Alec Martinez (Moraine Valley CC / Orland Park, Ill.) and sophomore Kristopher Boddie (Ocoee HS / Ocoee, Fla.) each shot a two-over 73, just three strokes shy of the lowest score of the day on Tuesday. Martinez finished the three-round tournament with an 84-79-73-236 to place 34th overall. Boddie came in just three strokes higher, at 87-79-73-239 to finish T-37th.

Women's Results: Team | Individual

Sophomore Matthew Clark (Nazareth Academy / LaGrange, Ill.) was the highest finisher for the Cougars, improving his score each round with a 77-76-74-227, finishing in the top 20 for the second consecutive tournament at T-19th.

Patrick Mangawang (Our Lady of Mercy Catholic HS / Peachtree City, Ga.) (81-80-79-240; 41st) and Jeremiah Guernsey (Dowagiac Union HS / Dowagiac, Mich.) (89-99-99-287; 52nd) rounded out the top five for SXU.

On the women's side, senior Hannah Cruz (Woodrow Wilson Classical HS / Orange County, Calif.) finished 6th individually, shooting 80-82-162 in the two-round tourney and finishing nine strokes back of the leader. Freshman Lucy Maverick (Kokomo HS / Kokomo, Ind.) shot her best score of the season in the second round on Tuesday, with a 94. With a 97 in the first round, Maverick posted a 191 to finish 34th overall.

Andrea Strohmaier (Ashford [Iowa] / Genoa, Iowa) (91-87-178; 22nd) just missed out on a top-20 finish, while freshman Abby Wischmann (Laurence North HS / Indianapolis, Ind.) placed 41st with a 105-103-208, and Aine McKillop (McAuley HS / Chicago, Ill.) shot 106-106-212 in her collegiate debut, finishing 42nd.

The Cougars are back in action on Monday, October 2, when they compete in the single-day Troll Classic, hosted by Trinity Christian at Calumet CC in Homewood, Ill.