Beatrice Lady Orange Golf Team Headed to State Tournament
BEATRICE – The Beatrice Lady Orange Golf team has qualified for the class-B State Tournament.
The Lady Orange fired a team total score of 425, two shots behind District B-2 winner, Seward. Beatrice finished 13 shots in front of third-place Waverly.
Seward, Beatrice and Waverly all advance to the Class-B Nebraska Girls Golf state tournament.
Sydney Southwick for the Lady Orange, won the district individual title, firing a 96. That was six shots better than Natalie Anderson and Claire Novak of Seward and Emma Severson, of Norris.
Seward’s Breanna Placke finished fifth, with a 105. Beatrice golfer Abigail Jones finished sixth, with a 105 and Mackenzie Barnard shot a 107, to finish 7th. The other top ten medalists were Waverly golfers, Claire Westerholt, Jaidyn Hall and Macy Persinger.
For the Lady Orange, rounding out the scoring was Makenna Hutt with a 117 and Payton Neunaber, with a 122.
In the team competition, finishing the scoring in the seven-team district competition were Norris, Schuyler, Crete and Columbus Lakeview.