Manchester wins golf title

Members of the Manchester Lady Squires golf team show off the trophy and medals they received for winning the Wabash County Golf Tourney on Saturday. Team members are (from left) Madyson Ulrey, Kelsey Eichenauer, Cora Barnett, Lydia Little and Samantha Kissell. Photo by Eric Christiansen

By Eric Christiansen

With the top four individual scores, Manchester cruised to claim the 2017 Wabash County Tournament championship at Sycamore Golf Club near North Manchester Saturday morning.

The Squires won the team title with a score of 377, followed by Northfield with a 409, and Wabash with a 451. Southwood only had two golfers and couldn’t turn in a team score.

Manchester’s Kelsey Eichenauer and Madyson Ulrey each shot 93, followed by Lydia Little with a 95, and Samantha Kissell with a 96. Southwood’s Katie Springer rounded out the top five with a 97.

Finishing sixth and seventh, respectively, were Northfield’s Braelyn Deeter with a 98 and Chelsea George with a 99.

Bella Carrillo from Wabash tied for seventh with a 99, while Northfield’s Anna Driscoll was ninth with a 104, and Wabash’s Halle Miller was 10th with a 107.

For the rest of the field, Emma Wynn, Northfield, was 11th (108), Ariel Dale, Northfield, was 12th (111), Cora Barnett, Manchester, was 13th (112), Lindsey Mattern, Wabash, was 14th (115), Chloe Kendall, Southwood, was 15th (119), and Kylile Carmichael, Wabash, was 16th (130).

Posted on 2017 Aug 15