Russia, Loramie, Versaillesgolfers earn spots in district




Staff report

VERSAILLES — Two County teams and Versailles were among the four girls golf teams to qualify for the district as a result of their play Wednesday in the Division II Sectional Tournament at Stillwater Valley Golf Course in Versailles.

Versailles took first place with a 393, Russia was second with a 404, Miami East took third with 407 and Fort Loramie’s 416 was good enough for fourth.

Fort Loramie’s Emily Knouff took medalist honors with a 75.

The qualifying teams will play in the district tournament next Wednesday at Pipestone in Miamisburg, hoping to earn trips to the state tournament. The top three teams plus the top three individuals not on a qualifying team will advance to the state tournament.

For Versailles, Maddie Covault led the way with a 90.

Russia was led by a pair of 98s from Lizzie Adams and Alicia George.

Final team standings (top four to district) — 1. Versailles 393, 2. Russia 404, 3. Miami East 407, 4. Fort Loramie 416, 5. Arcanum 440, 6. Bellefontaine 441, 7. Ben Logan 466, 8. Triad 467, 9. Covington 491, 10. Northwestern 500, 11. Riverside 518, 12. Tri Village 530, 13. Franklin Monroe 571.


Versailles — Maddie Covault 90, Lauren Heitkamp 100, Lauren Durham 100, Jorja Pothast 103.

Russia — Lizzie Adams 98, Alicia George 98, Maddie Borchers 99, Kara Barlage 109.

Fort Loramie —- Emily Knouff 75 (medalist), Megan Koppin 111, Rylee Poeppelman 113, Amy Eilerman 117.