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Prep Report: Southwestern golf posts best round of young season

Southwestern golf posted a season best score that resulted in a second-place finish in a three-team match Thursday at North Branch Golf Course.

Edinburgh defeated its Mid-Hoosier Conference foes with a team score of 212. The Spartans followed at 242 and North Decatur finished third at 246.

Edinburgh’s Izzy Richardson was the medalist with a 49. Jillian Turner followed at 51. Gracie Meyers posted 54 and Macy Blandford closed out the team score with a 59.

All of Southwestern’s golfers carded season-best rounds. McKinley Correll led the way at 52. Sydney Griffin shot 59. Emma Isgrigg (63), Aurora Belton (68) and Hannah Hicks (69) completed the Spartans’ roster.

North Decatur was led by Addie Gauck’s 57. Kaylee Smith followed at 58. Hannah Reynolds shot 64 and Chase Christianson posted 67.

Southwestern hosts Brown County Monday.

In another prep golf match Thursday:



Greenwood Christian 221, Morristown 254

At Blue Bear Golf Course, the host Yellow Jackets dropped to 1-1 this season.

Ashlee Ballinger topped Morristown’s scorecard with a 59. Mollie Runnebohm finished three shots back at 62. Oakleigh Goedde (63) and Clara Hale (70) completed the scoring for Morristown.

Greenwood Christian’s Morgan Brant was the medalist.

Morristown travels to New Castle Tuesday to take on Blue River Valley.