Eagles drop contest with Braves
BRAZIL -- The South Putnam Eagles fell to the Braves of Terre Haute South 168-192 Monday.
The Braves turned out to be too much for the Eagles. Terre Haute South had three golfers finish 40 or better for the round.
"We played the best round of the year," Eagles head coach Debbie Steffy said. The girls saw this as a challenge playing Terre Haute South and played very well."
The Eagles were led by Heather Hughes' 40, with Grace Aker adding a 43 of her own. The Eagles got personal best round out of Sarah Burnham, Sarah Dobson and Cierra Perry. Perry shot a 54, Burnham shot a 55 and Dobson carded 56.
Kelsey Searles had a solid round for South Putnam, shooting a 55. Cassie Warren tied her personal best round with a 57 and Tiffani Cox shot a 66 for the Eagles.
The Eagles will battle Monrovia at Deer Creek Golf Course at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.
At Oak Ridge G.C.
Terre Haute South 168, South Putnam 192
Medalist -- Fuqua (THS) 39
Terre Haute South -- Fuqua 39, Engie 40, Gosnell 40, Thomas 49, Walburn 50, Whitlock 50
South Putnam -- Hughes 40, Aker 43, Perry 54, Burnham 55, Searles 55, Dobson 56, Warren 57, Cox 66.
Next match -- The Eagles will battle Monrovia at Deer Creek Golf Course at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.