NB Lady Tiger Golfers begin season with Elmwood Royal Open
by Suzanne Bucher
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The 2018 girls’ high school golf season kicked off with the Girls’ Elmwood Royal Open on Wednesday, August 8th, at Birch Run Golf Course.
North Baltimore finished in 5th place. Gibsonburg’s Sydney Leyerle was the Medalist shooting a 34, 1-under par. Sydney also finished 13th in the Div II Girls’ State Tournament in 2017 as a Freshman.
The lady tiger golfers have a young team this year with only 3 returning golfers and 5 new golfers in the program. Returning players for North Baltimore this season include Seniors Jordan Bucher & Lilly Westgate, and Junior Zoey Beaupry. New to the girls’ team this year include Junior Jordan Baker, Sophomores Lexi Long, Meghan Thompson, McKenzie Perez, and Freshman Olivia Matthes.
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1st – Otsego – 197
2nd – Gibsonburg – 200
3rd – Tinora – 220
4th – Elmwood – 240
5th – North Baltimore – 244
6th – Rossford – 249
7th – Eastwood – 253
8th – Danbury – 255
(Top 4 individual scores count as final combined score)
NB scores – Jordan Bucher 45, Jordan Baker 61, Lexi Long 62, Zoey Beaupry 76, Olivia Matthes 77, Meghan Thompson 81
Upcoming NB Girls Golf Matches:
Thur 8/9 @ Wapakoneta Country Club, 10:00
Tue 8/14 @ Allen East Invite @ Colonial Golf Club, 9:00
Thur 8/16 Van Buren @ Red Hawk, 3:30