The Southwood Lady Knight golf team made history Saturday, capturing the Huntington sectional to win the first ever girls sectional golf crown for the school. The Lady Knights fired a team score of 365 which was 18 strokes better than second place Huntington. Oak Hill finished third.
Claire Barnett of Manchester will also be going to the regional by placing in the top three individuals not on a qualifying team.
Dayna Dale led Southwood with an 87. Abby Houlihan added a 92, Danielle Pegg 93, Paige Dempsey 93, Christiana Borner 98.
Manchester placed 4th, led by Claire Barnett’s 88. Lydia Little added a 99, Erin Working 105, Madison Hire 114, Gabbi Wilcox 118.
Wabash finished 8th, led by Darian Reynolds with a 97. Chelsea George added a 112, Vali Reed 118, Payten Keaffaber 119.
Northfield finished 10th. Kandra Stout led the Norse with a 118. Alex Peterson added a 120, Sarah Johnston 122, Anna Driscoll 124.
The Lady Knights and Claire Barnett will now compete in the regional next Saturday at Cobblestone Golf Club in the East Noble regional.