Irish duo punch ticket to State tournament

Ellen More and Kayla Pfitzner
Ellen More and Kayla Pfitzner

The Irish girls golf team traveled to Nevada on Monday to compete in the Class 1, Section 2 championships. The top team and 20 individuals from Monday's tournament qualify for the MSHSAA Championships at Columbia Country Club on October 9th & 10th.  

The Irish fell short of the team qualification but two golfers were able to continue through to the MSHSAA finals. Kayla Pfitzner was the tournament medalist, improving from her 3rd place finish in 2016. This was her 6th tournament victory on the season. Ellen Moore also qualified for her first ever trip to the MSHSAA state tournament.

Team results:
Kayla Pfitzner- 76
Ellen Moore- 102
Brooke Newhouse- 104
Cate Schnoebelen- 116
Allison Berke- WD

1 Logan-Rogersville High School 360
2 Mt. Vernon High School 382
3 Butler High School 394
4 Strafford High School 394
5 Blair Oaks High School 398
6 Springfield Catholic High School 400
7 Osage High School 487

1 Kayla Pfitzner,Springfield Catholic +6
2 Maggie Moore,Seneca +7
3 Zoe Brown, Purdy +11
4 Maristela Janna Mantala, Logan-Rogersville +13
5 Ashtynn Russell, Bolivar +14
6 Brooke Ann Wagner, Logan-Rogersville +15
7 Hayley Frank, Strafford +17
8 Emilie G Strong, Logan-Rogersville +18
9 Kayley Frank, Strafford +19
9 Katelyn Elizabeth McCrary, Butler +19
11 Brooke Wendler, Mt. Vernon +20
12 Madison Soetaert, Mt. Vernon +21
13 Paige Luebbering, Blair Oaks +23
14 Camryn Eldridge, Mt. Vernon +24
15 Elliott HullBlair Oaks +26
15 Annie Strong, Logan-Rogersville +26
15 Madison Kay Tippie, Butler +26
18 Lanie Dyan Kauffman, Butler +29
18 Emily Trimble, Mt. Vernon +29
20 Ellen Moore, Springfield Catholic +30
20 Grace Losey Palmer, Nevada +30
20 Claire Smith, Blair Oaks +30