The Litchfield girls golf team took medalist honors and picked up their fourth win of the year on Wednesday, Sept. 1, at the Litchfield Country Club.
Laura Boston shot a 7-over-par 45 to take the top spot and lead the Purple Panthers to a 194 as a team. Carlinville finished 20 strokes behind with a 214, while Greenville also attended, bringing three players.
Carly Guinn was close on the heels of her teammate, finishing three strokes back with a 45. Carlinville’s Marlee Whitler finished in between the two Panthers with a 44 on the day.
Hailey Rentz also put in a big effort on Wednesday, shooting a 47 to give Litchfield three golfers in the top four, while Lauren Monke and Charlotte Gardner tied for the fourth scoring spot with a 60. Olivia Felming also played, shooting a 64, while Rilynne Nockman added a 66 with a JV round.
Litchfield’s next match will be today, Sept. 7, at home against Auburn, Greenville, Roxana and Vandalia.
September 1 at Litchfield
Litchfield Country Club - Par 35
Girls Team Scores: Litchfield 194, Carlinville 214.
Medalist: Laura Boston (L) 42.
Litchfield (194) - Laura Boston 42, Carly Guinn 45, Hailey Rentz 47, Lauren Monke 60, Charlotte Gardner 60, Olivia Fleming 64. JV: Rilynne Nockman 66.
Carlinville (214) - Marlee Whitler 44, Megan Dunn 51, Kristilyn LeVora 55, Annabelle Hulin 66, Claire Behme 68, Amanda Cox 69. JV: Sophie Ruffatto 66.
Greenville - Rachel Ronet 49, Alyssa Schaub 56, Stella Lagermann 67.
Record: Litchfield (4-1).