Purdy earns state championship golf berth

Wednesday, October 5, 2016
The Purdy golf team qualified for the state championship tournament in New Bloomfield. From left: Shelby Haskins, Zoe Brown, Morgan Grissom, Betty Berry, McKenzie Renkoski and Coach Eli Ernst. Contributed photo

Lady Eagles take 2nd at sectional round

The Purdy golf team punched its ticket to the Class 1 state tournament with a second-place showing at the sectional tournament on Monday in Marshfield.

The Lady Eagles recorded a 379 on the Par 70 course and finished eight stokes behind first place Greenwood (371) and three strokes better than Logan-Rogersville (382).

Zoe Brown finished second overall with a nine-over-par 79. Brown shot a 38 on the first nine and 41 on the back nine.

Shelby Haskins was 19 over par (46-43) and finished eighth. Morgan Grissom was 23rd with a 100 (52-48); McKenzie Renkoski was 38th with a 111 (60-51); and Betty Berry shot a 126 (65-61) and finished 46th.

The Class 1 state championship will be held at Meadow Lake Acres Country Club in New Bloomfield on Monday and Tuesday.

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