UE women ready for upcoming tournaments


Team to play in two events


EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Beginning on Sunday, the University of Evansville women’s golf team will be participating in a pair of tournaments.  Four individuals open the Briar Ridge Invitational on Sunday before the remainder of the squad travels to Wolcott, Colorado for the Golfweek Red Sky Classic.

Destynie Sheridan, Grace Vandenburg, Kate Petrova and Magdalena Borisova will be taking part in the Briar Ridge Invitational as individuals.  Briar Ridge Country Club in Schereville, Ind. hosts the event on Sunday and Monday.  Eighteen holes will be played each day with par set for 72.

Teams taking part in that event include UIC, Western Michigan, Purdue Fort Wayne, Chicago State, Cleveland State, Morehead State, UNI, Northern Kentucky and IUPUI.

On Monday, the remainder of the team will be in Wolcott, Colo. to take part in the Golfweek Red Sky Classic.  Red Sky Golf Club consists of the Tom Fazio and Greg Norman courses.  This tournament will be played on the Fazio Course.  For fifth-year senior Caitlin O’Donnell, this marks a homecoming.  A native of Centennial, Colo., O’Donnell will have the opportunity to play in front of family and friends in her final collegiate season.

O’Donnell will be joined by teammates Mallory Russell, Alyssa McMinn, Allison Enchelmayer and Carly Frazier.  An impressive field includes Central Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Eastern Michigan, Fresno State, Idaho, Incarnate Word, Kennesaw State, Mercer, New Mexico State, Northern Arizona, Northern Colorado, Pepperdine, Rutgers, Southern Illinois, Washington State and Xavier.

Running from Monday through Wednesday, 18 holes will be played each day.