Girls Golf: Litchfield 3-for-3 in Wright County meets
Tribune Staff Reports
MINNETRISTA -- The Litchfield girls golf team extended its Wright County Conference lead with an 18-shot victory on Thursday at the Burl Oaks Country Club.
The Dragons' Kennedy Sommerfeld was medalist with a 38, and teammates Kelsey Wattenhofer shot 39 and Danielle Elam shot 41.
The Dragons shot 166 and finished ahead of second-place Hutchinson (184) and third-place Waconia (188).
Litchfield's overall total of 528 in the three conference meets is 50 strokes ahead of Hutchinson (578), and Waconia is third overall at 586.
Orono is the Wright County's next host team with a meet at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Baker National Golf Club in Medina.
(1) Litchfield 166 (2) Hutchinson 184 (3) Waconia 188 (4) Orono 189 (5) Holy Family 190 (6) Glencoe-Silver Lake 197 (7) Dassel-Cokato 202 (8) Annandale 205 (9) Delano 213 (10) Mound-Westonka 214
MEDALIST - Kennedy Sommerfeld, Lit, 38
LITCHFIELD - Sommerfeld 38; Kelsey Wattenhofer 39; Danielle Elam 41; (tie) Sara Tews and Hannah Norlin 48
Thursday at Buffalo Lake
Sleepy Eye defeated Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart and Minnesota Valley Lutheran in a triangular at Oakdale.
Sleepy Eye's Lauren Laffen shot 47 to earn medalist honors. The Mustangs' Mikayla Paulson was two strokes back at 49.
(1) Sleepy Eye 200 (2) Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart 216 (3) Minnesota Valley Lutheran 240
MEDALIST - Lauren Laffen, SE, 47
BLHS - Mikayla Paulson 49; Sami Swanson 55; Alesha Paulsen 55; Jenna Niles 57