Lynda Wimberly’s tee shots weren’t leaving her in great spots Wednesday at Johnson City Country Club, but by the end of the day she was right where she wanted to be — at the top of the leaderboard.
Individual medalist Kara Carter put up a strong round of 74 and teammate Kirstyn Moore came through with an 84 to lead Sullivan South to the Big 11 Conference girls championship Wednesday at Elizabethton Golf Course.
Freshman Grace Addison shot a 3-over 75 to win medalist honors in the Mountain 7 District golf championships at Glenrochie Country Club and help Abingdon claim the tournament title.
Rhonda Switzer-Nadasdi shot a 2-over 74 on Tuesday at Johnson City Country Club to grab the lead in the first round of the 41st Tennessee Women’s Senior Amateur.
To submit an event, email [email protected], fax listing information to (423) 392-1385 or contact the Sports Department after 6 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328, ext. 4323.
Castlewood’s Abby Bradley, in her first season of varsity golf, had a career day on Monday at Scott County Park and Golf Course.
Individual medalist Lucas Lowe shot a 7-over 79 on Monday to lead University High’s boys to a third consecutive Small Schools District 1 golf title, and Chuckey-Doak’s girls earned a second straight team championship.
Among other high school action Thursday: Thomas Walker, Rye Cove and Eastside picked up Cumberland victories on the volleyball court, and Volunteer’s boys and Dobyns-Bennett’s girls earned wins on the golf course.
Also in the SW Virginia Notes: The golf teams of Gate City and Abingdon qualified for regionals, and Ridgeview Trenton’s Adkins garnered another 5-star accolade.
Wise Central, Ridgeview and Science Hill were among the other volleyball winners Monday, plus out on the golf course, the Dobyns-Bennett boys won by posting their third straight round below 150 and the Gate City boys prevailed at Scott County Park.
To submit an event, email [email protected], fax information to (423) 392-1385 or contact the Sports Department after 6 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328, ext. 4323.
Going into the season, Science Hill, Farragut and Hardin Valley were the among the teams most people were picking to win the Region 1-6A football league. Heading into Week 5, things look different.
On Wednesday night in Thackerville, Oklahoma, Chloe Garner unleashed a 347-yard bomb in the finals to beat her archrival, Phillis Meti, the three-time defending champion.