Saturday, September 17, 2011

Tigerville, SC- The North Greenville’s Women’s golf team will begin its second season of and first as a Conference Carolinas member this Monday September 19th when it begins play in the 2nd Cherokee Valley Fall Classic at Cherokee Valley Golf Club in Tigerville, SC.

The Crusaders will be one of five teams competing at the par-72, 6,100-yard P.B. Dye layout this weekend. The 36-hole event will be run from Monday thru Tuesday with 18 holes being played each day. Play will begin at 8:30 on Monday, admission is free and open to the public.

Coming off a promising first season the Lady Crusaders are ready to get the second year underway. Coach Pittillo has added four new freshman to go along with the four returners from last season. The Lady Crusaders will lean hard on the experience from the four returners Senior Taylor Threatt and Sophmores Anna Padgett, Denise Shirley, and Raegan Ouzts. “Last year we were all freshman out there competing with juniors and seniors so it was tough at times but the girls got better and better every week and now that we have added the four new freshman the girls are ready to get started.” said Head Womens Golf coach Jeff Pittillo.

The Crusaders will continue through the fall with tournaments at Tusculum College Fall Classic Septemeber 26th -27th , King College Collegiate October 10th -11th, Patsy Rendleman Invitational hosted by Catawba College 17th -18th , and concluding with NCCAA National Championships October 24th-26th.