West Central South
Yellow Medicine East placed fourth Thursday and matched third place Benson/Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg stroke for stroke swinging 228 at the first West Central Conference South meet at Granite Run Golf Course in Granite Falls.
BOLD easily took first place honors with a 186, 19 strokes better than second place Montevideo (205). BOLD placed all four scoring golfers in the top four at Granite Run Thursday; claiming the top three places out-right.
Freshman Erica Moritz led the Sting at their home conference meet; swinging a 51. Senior Claressa Thielen was next on the team with a 57, while sister Cassie Thielen and fellow senior Tianna Gardner rounded out the Sting card with 60s.
(1) BOLD 186 (2) Montevideo 205 (3) Benson/KMS 228 (4) Yellow Medicine East 228 (5) Morris/Chokio-Alberta 229 (6) Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 231 (7) Lac qui Parle Valley 268
Individual (top five)
(1) Chloe Altman, BOLD, 43 (2) Wendy Anderson, BOLD, 46 (3) Ashley Schmitz, BOLD, 48 (4) tie, Cassidy Hennen, MCA; Breann Mertens, BOLD; Jen Kack, LQPV; Kendyl Anderson, Mon; all 49
YME individual results
Erica Moritz 51, Claressa Thielen 57, Tianna Gardner 60, Cassie Thielen 60