Girls Golf: Waska advances
BENSON -- Minnewaska had the top four individuals en route to winning the Section 3AA-Northeast meet Thursday at the Benson Golf Club by 35 shots to advance to the section final.
Alexis Guggisberg won medalist honors with a 2-over 74 and was followed by Brianna Janu at 75, Jenna Janu at 83 and Ellen Stensrud at 85.
Lauren Dietz was fifth at 87 to pace second-place New London-Spicer, which had three other golfers -- Ellary Sweep, Kelsey Johnson and Jessica Johnson -- qualify for the section final next Friday at Eagle Creek Golf Course in Willmar.
Erica Moritz of Yellow Medicine East finished 10th to also advance to the section final.
(1) *Minnewaska 317 (2) New London-Spicer 352 (3) Paynesville 428 (4) Yellow Medicine East 450
* -- advanced to section as a team
SECTION QUALIFIERS - Lauren Dietz, NLS, 87; Ellary Sweep, NLS, 91; Kelsey Johnson, NLS, 95; Jessica Johnson, NLS 99; Erica Mortiz, YME, 101
MINNEWASKA - Alexis Guggisberg 74, Brianna Janu 75, Jenna Janu 83, Ellen Stensrud 85, Ashlyn Guggisberg 92, Ariel Ostrander 120
NLS - Dietz 87, E. Sweep 91, K. Johnson 95, J. Johnson 99, Allison VanZuilen 106, Abby Sweep 113
PAYNESVILLE - Natasha Meed 102, Amelia Malling 106, Vicky Clawson 109, Alyssa Meed 111, Anne Currens 120, Elizabeth Clawson 122
YME - Moritz 101, Leah Jeseritz 112, Claressa Thielen 116, Cassie Thielen 121, Tianna Gardner 126