SAVANNAH, Ga. - Autumn Serruta (Avon, Conn./Avon) tied the two-round program record and finished fourth to lead the Mount St. Mary's women's golf team to a fifth-place standing at the Lonnie Barton Invitational on Tuesday.
Serruta posted a 79 in the first round and a 75 in the second round for a two-round score of 154 to finish in fourth place, two strokes behind the medalist in the Mount first event of the spring. Serruta tied the program record for the best two-round score in program history after posting the ninth and second-best rounds in program history, respectively.
Christina Hall (Wall, N.J./Wall) (19th place, 166), Sarah Roe (Floral Park, N.Y./Floral Park Memorial) (28th place, 171), Megan Corbett (Danbury, Conn./Danbury) (34th place, 174) and Nicole Fazio (Lower Gwynedd, Pa./Gwynedd Mercy Academy) (44th place, 186) round out the Mount's five competitors in the event.
Towson won the two-day event with a score of 628, nine strokes ahead of Sacred Heart (637) while Long Island (652), Fairfield (654), the Mount (665) and Robert Morris (665) rounded out theTop-5 teams in the nine-team field. The Mount posted its fourth-best two-round score in program history and recorded two Top-10 single rounds in team history with a 333 in the first round and a 332 in the second round.
Mount St. Mary's returns to action at the El Diablo Intercollegiate on Thursday in Citrus Springs, Fla.