Tiger girls golf BOLD, YME
The Morris Area / Chokio-Alberta Tiger girls started Thursday, April 24 off at Granite Run Golf Club for a Yellow Medicine East meet and ended the day in Olivia for a BOLD meet to debut their West Central Conference schedule opposite the boys.
At Granite Run, Minnewaska's Jenny Janu was the medalist in the meet as Minnewaska finished first with a 181, 16 strokes ahead of second place finisher BOLD.
Maddie Hennen led MA/C-A with a 51. A two-way tie for fifth with Sauk Centre's Morgan Kranz. As a team, the Tigers took seventh with a 242.
In Olivia, the Tigers placed third as a team with senior Lily Erdahl leading the way with a 52. Hennen, Shiori Legate, and Megan Kirkeide followed closely behind with 53s.
Janu and the rest of the Minnewaska team was again the hailing victor in the Olivia meet, outstroking host team BOLD by just five strokes.
The next conference meet for the Tigers is Tuesday, April 29 in Minnewaska at 11 a.m. and Morris at 4 p.m. The girls will also travel to Benson on Wednesday, April 30.
Team scoring @ Granite Run Golf Club
(1) Minnewaska 181 (2) BOLD 197 (3) Benson/KMS 220 (4) Sauk Centre 235 (5) Yellow Medicine East 237 (6) Paynesville 241 (7) Morris/Chokio-Alberta 242 (8) Montevideo 244 (9) Melrose 261 (10) ACGC inc.
MEDALIST – Jenna Janu, Minnewaska, and Breann Mertens, BOLD, 43
MORRIS/C-A – Maddie Hennen 51, Shiori Legate 54, Megan Kirkeide 61, Miranda Hesse 76
Team scoring @ Olivia Golf Club
(1) Minnewaska 168 (2) BOLD 173 (3) Morris/Chokio-Alberta 211 (4) Benson/KMS 213 (5) Sauk Centre 214 (6) Yellow Medicine East 226 (7) Paynesville 233 (8) Montevideo 237 (9) Melrose 255 (10) ACGC inc.
MEDALIST – Jenna Janu, Minnewaska, 37
MORRIS/C-A – Lily Erdahl 52, Maddie Hennen 53, Shiori Legate 53, Megan Kirkeide 53