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Prep Report: Yellow Jackets sting Spartans in golf season opener for both programs

Morristown High School’s girls golf program won its season opener Monday at Blue Bear Golf Club in Shelbyville.

The Yellow Jackets defeated Southwestern, 257-265, in what was the season opener for the Spartans as well.

Ashlee Ballinger was the match medalist with a round of 52 for Morristown. Also competing for the Yellow Jackets were Mollie Runnebohm (61), Clara Hale (72) and Oakleigh Goedde (72).



McKinley Correll led Southwestern with a 54. Also playing Monday were Sydney Griffin (70), Emma Isgrigg (70), Hannah Hicks (71) and Makinze Belton (71).

The Spartans are scheduled to host Edinburgh today.

Morristown hosts Greenwood Christian Thursday.

In another prep golf event Monday:



Rushville 201, Greenfield-Central 207, Triton Central 255

At Antler Pointe Golf Course in Rushville, the host Lions secured the win against the visiting Cougars and Tigers.

Greenfield-Central’s Sydney Wherry was the match medalist with a 40. Laney Elliott followed at 49 for G-C.