Girls bow to Marshall, JCC
The Luverne girls’ golf team took a pair of losses from Big South Conference opponents.
Marshall topped the Cardinals by 32 shots in Luverne April 21. LHS fell by 24 shots to Jackson County Central in Jackson Monday.
The 2-7 Cardinals play in Redwood Falls Thursday.
JCC 188, Luverne 212
The home-standing Huskies rolled to a 24-shot win over the Cardinals in Jackson Monday.
Abby Brinkman led JCC to victory by carding a 40.
Hailey Remme paced the Cards with a 51, while Hannah VerSteeg, Makayla Sterrett and Madison Crabtree contributed respective 52-, 54- and 55-stroke scores to the team tally.
McCall Stegenga and Hailey Franken shot 56- and 64-stroke rounds without influencing the scoring.
Marshall 177, LHS 209
The Cardinals were unable to knock off the Tigers when the teams met on a windy and cold day at the Luverne Country Club April 21.
Led by a medal-earning round from Hannah Peterson, the Tigers strolled to a 32-stroke victory over LHS.
Peterson shot a five-over-par 41 to lead all players.
Remme paced LHS with a 50, while Sterrett, Crabtree and Franken rounded out the team scoring by shooting 53s.
VerSteeg carded a 54 without impacting the scoring.