|04/07/16 - |
BRIAN JOHNSON For The Ada News
Ada High School girls golf team settled for a ninth-place finish Monday in the
Durant Tournament held at the Chickasaw Point Golf Course in Kingston, the site
for the Class 5A state tournament later this spring.
3A Plainview, coached by former Ada player Taylor Howard, took first place by a
massive margin. The Lady Indians registered a team score of 327, with Duncan in
second at 361 and host Durant in third at 362.
posted a team score of 416.
impressed with Plainview, and they will certainly contend for the 3A
championship,” said Ada head coach Ron Anderson. “I was very proud to see
Taylor Howard, one of my former players, out there coaching. She’s done an
outstanding job as a first-year coach, and you can tell her players love and
Sydney Youngblood, who has committed to the University of Oklahoma, captured
medalist honors after firing a 75 and tying with Plainview’s Kate Finley.
edged Finley in a scorecard playoff for the top spot. Addie Neston, also of
Plainview, was third with a 79.
Lady Cougars’ top score came from Kendal Wilson, who shot a 97.
Price (100), Meredith McGill (109), Taylor Durr (110) and Lakshana Ramakrishnan
(133) rounded out the Ada scorers.
satisfied with our overall play on a very difficult course.
young, this is one of the most experienced teams I’ve had at Ada,” Anderson