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Golfers play dream game in Hershey PDF Print E-mail

By Shari Friedel
Tribune Staff
With each golfer setting or matching a personal record, and scoring as a team the lowest score by 32 points for the season, the Perkins County golf team had what head coach Troy Kemling called “a dream day” at the Hershey Invite on Tuesday, Sept. 25.
“In my years of coaching golf, I have never had all golfers do this on the same day,” said Kemling. “The girls are playing well at the right time of the year.”
Ball strikes have shown great improvement from the beginning of the season, and is reflected in the scores.
“The girls are making several high quality shots each round which is resulting in less wasted strokes for us,” Kemling said.
He commended the games of Hailey Sletten, Capri Meyer and Carra Johnson, who all had quality nine hole scores.
“They were each so close to breaking that 50 mark. They just needed a putt or two to fall and they would have done it,” he said.
“I was impressed with the JV golfers who don’t get a great number of opportunities to compete during the season,” he added. “All three (Natasha Thomas, Rachel Carrig and Renae Goodwin) capitalized on their chance to compete and represent Perkins County well.
Team Scores
1. Ogallala    364
2. Hershey    424
3. Perkins County    441
3. Dundy County    441
5. North Platte    442
6. Southwest    455
7. Creek Valley    466
8. Lexington    478
Individual Results
1. M. Mestl, Og    84
2. J. Egle, Mullen    88
3. H. Teter, SW    91
4. T. Kapp, Og    91
5. R. Lorens, DC    92
6. E. Kay, Og    92
7. J. Dealey, Og    97
8. S. Miller, Her    101
9. A. Walters, Her    103
10. K. Berg, Og    104
Perkins County Scores
H. Sletten    106 (56-50)
C. Johnson    108 (53-55)
C. Meyer    111 (60-51)
A. Reichert    116 (59-57)
A. Schmidt    122 (63-59)
N. Thomas    57
R. Carrig    61
R. Goodwin    67