Embrace the Victory: Franklin Pierce Holds Dominant Lead After Day 1 at Women's Golf Championship

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Ravens Take Big Lead Into Final Day of Championship.

VERONA, N.Y. – Day One of the Northeast-10 Conference Women's Golf Championship concluded on Sunday evening, as Franklin Pierce will take a big advantage on the leaderboard into Monday's final round at Turning Stone Resort & Casino. The Ravens seek their second title in program history.

Franklin Pierce – which was selected to win the NE10 title, according to the Pre-Championship Poll – currently sits at +18 (306) as a team. The Ravens have a commanding 19-shot advantage over second-place Assumption (+37) heading into Monday.

Jinnapat Rittawee, the three-time NE10 Golfer of the Week and four-time Rookie of the Week, is at the top of the leaderboard by shooting even-par (72) on Sunday to lead Franklin Pierce. Le Moyne's Bianca Cruz-Hernandez is second with a one-over 73, with four players tied for third at six-over.

Le Moyne (+42), Stonehill (+44) and Southern New Hampshire (+45) round-out the top five teams on the leaderboard.

Monday's final round will begin with a shotgun start at 8 a.m., weather-permitting. Check for updates @TheNortheast10 on Twitter. Complete team leaderboard is available HERE.

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