The Switzerland County Lady Pacer varsity girls golf team has been making history all season long — and that streak continued last Saturday, September 16th, with a second place finish in the Madison Sectional.
The team finish earns Coach Natalie Wheeler’s Lady Pacer linksters a spot in this Saturday’s golf Regional, which will be held at The Legends Golf Course in Franklin, Indiana.
Madison won the Sectional with a team score of 384; followed by Switzerland County with 425.
Scottsburg finished third with 430; followed by Jennings County with 461; Charlestown with 462; Lawrenceburg with 474; and Southwestern with 534.
Other schools participated, but did not have enough players to record a team score.
Switzerland County was led by Alexis Mangold with an 18-hole score of 100 (50-50). She was followed by Payton Stow with a 105 (54-51); Bri Stow with a 109 (57-52); Marilynn Dalrymple with a 111 (56-55); and Makayla Bowling with a 122 (63-59).
Rising Sun had two golfers participate in the Sectional.
Vanessa Woodruff finished with a 127 (64-63); and Abby Stewart shot a 145 (75-70).
Emmi Dowell of Madison was the Sectional medalist with a round of 81 (43-38). She was followed by Kira Wells of Shawe Memorial with an 85 (44-41); Yolett Perez with a 90 (45-45); Caitlyn Dailey of Madison with a 95 (50-45); and Lydia Wolf (49-49) and Adalyn Dulaney (43-55) of Scottsburg each finished with rounds of 98.
Wells, Perez, and Lauren Galvan of Jennings County (99= 53-46) advanced to the Regional as individuals.