Newcomer Kelsey Hayward Finishes Runner-Up at Rhode Island Women's Amateur Championship

CRANSTON, R.I. - SHU women's golf newcomer Kelsey Hayward (Seekonk, Mass.) was the runner-up at the Rhode Island Women's Amateur Championship, held July 9-12 at Cranston Country Club in Cranston, R.I.

Hayward was one of two competitors to break 80 in the qualifying rounds. She cruised through her first two matches of match play, winning 7 & 6 and 6 & 4 to reach the championship match. However, she fell in the title round 4 & 3.