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Northview golfers headed for state finals for fourth straight year

Monday, September 26, 2005

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Northview's Millie Akers shot a 98 for the Knights as they advanced to state finals play.

The Northview girls golf team is headed to the state finals for the fourth consecutive season, placing third at the Jasper Regional on Saturday afternoon.

The Knights squeezed past 19th-ranked Evansville North by two strokes with a team score of 371 lead by sophomore Mary Beth Tribble who recorded a back nine score of 41 to card an 83. Her score was good enough for fifth place individually.

Fourth-ranked Evansville Memorial was the team winner with a score of 351 to edge Jasper by four strokes.

Ellen Mueller of Memorial was the medalist with her two-over par 73 which was ahead of Linton's Rachel Pruett who shot a 79 for second place overall.

Northview's Jenae Huffman came back from a 10 on one hole to shoot a 42 on the back nine at Jasper Municipal Golf Course to score a 91, second on the Knights. Millie Akers shot a 98 with Madason Stevenson at 99 and Madison Kirchner at 102.

Joining the Knights, Jasper and Memorial in the finals will be Dekalb, who won the East Noble Regional with a 319, Warsaw and Homestead. From the Lafayette Jefferson Regional will be Brownsburg (333), Avon and Twin Lakes and the LaPorte Regional will send Penn (313), Valparaiso and the host school. Marion won their regional with a 336 and will move on with Kokomo and Yorktown. Noblesville won the New Castle Regional (317) and Hamilton Southeastern and Richmond will also advance. Martinsville won their regional to hold off Greensburg and Center Grove.

Qualifying play will begin on Friday at the Legends of Indiana Course at Franklin with the top individuals and teams moving on to Saturday play.

Jasper Golf Regional

Team Scores: Evansville Memorial 351, Jasper 355, Northview 371, Evansville North 373, Boonville, 388, Providence 388, Floyd Central 389, Terre Haute North 400, New Albany 411

Individual Leaderboard

Ellen Mueller (EM)73
Rachel Pruett (Ln)79
Allison Dooley (N.Harrison)80
Maggie Wood (B) 81
Mary Beth Tribble (Nv)83
Diana Price (THS)83
Alyssa Key (MV)83
Carly Keeler (NA)83
Paige Schroeder (J) 85
Whitney Welch (FC)86
Christine Dodson (THN)86
Brooke Schroeder (J) 86

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