On a day when the heat index soared above 100 degrees, Southwestern High School’s golf team made its season debut at Timbergate Golf Course.
The Spartans finished third in a three-team meet featuring Edinburgh and the junior varsity squad from Columbus North.
Led by Reese Euler’s round of 46, Columbus North won the match with a 215 team score.
Izzy Richardson shot 47 to lead Edinburgh to a second-place finish at 219. Macie Blandford followed with a 52 for the Lancers. Hannah Pile (58) and Cloee Britton (62) completed Edinburgh’s scorecard.
Southwestern’s scorecard (234 team score) was topped by Lily Kerber, who posted 50 in her first match of the season.
McKinley Correll followed with 55. Alison Muck (63), Olivia Chandler (66) and Sydney Griffin (68) each shot in the 60s.
Southwestern returns to action Monday hosting Brown County.