Times Staff Report
TERRE HAUTE -- The Northview Knights placed in a tie for fifth along with Seymour on Saturday at the Terre Haute North Invite with a score of 394.
The 11th-ranked Castle High School squad scored a 321 to outdistance Lafayette Jeff's A team by 17 strokes. Martinsville took the third spot at 351 ahead of Terre Haute South at 393 in the 10-team field.
Northview was led by Karlie Atkinson's score of 87 with sophomore Keirsten Mikesell shooting a 93. The Knights were without senior Megan Heaton, who needs several rounds to get her amount of practices in before playing in a varsity match. Heaton recently returned from London after being part of the Olympic ceremonies along with her dance team. MaKenzie Brown shot a 104 followed by Sierra Girton at 110 and Kenzie Mager at 116.
Castle was led by Kayla Katterhenry, who shot a 74. Seymour's Paxton DeHaven carded an even-par 71 for medalist honors.
Northview participates in Tuesday's Terre Haute South Invite before opening regular season play on Thursday at Forest Park Golf Course with a 4:30 p.m. match against Linton.
Terre Haute North Invite
Team scores -- Castle 321, Lafayette Jeff A 338, Martinsville 351, Terre Haute South 393, Northview and Seymour 394, Lafayette Jeff B 400, Lapel 402, Chatard 409, Terre Haute North 413.
Castle (321) -- Kayla Katterhenry 74, Kelsey Parrish 81, Nicole Harvey 84, Ashley Morrison 82, Morgan Harding 104.
Terre Haute South (393) -- Alexandria Pickens 91, Ali Danielson 106, Taylor Monroe 100, Katelynn Gordon 96, Taylor Baugh.
Northview (394) -- Keirsten Mikesell 93, Karlie Atkinson 87, MaKenzie Brown 104, Sierra Girton 110, Kenzie Mager 116.
Terre Haute North (413) -- Nicole Anderson 82, Alex Bryant 104, Alli Farrington 110, Kelli Carney 117.
71 -- Paxton DeHaven (Sey)
74 -- Kayla Katterhenry (Castle)
81 -- Taylor Wilson (Mar), Kelsey Parrish (Castle)
82 -- Nicole Anderson (THN), Ashley Morrison (Castle), Samantha Hatten, Lindsay Burkhard (Laf Jeff)
84 -- Nicole Harvey (Castle)
85 -- Sarah Bennett (Mar)
87 -- Karlie Atkinson (Nview), Maryn Hamilton (Laf Jeff), Abbi Carlsen (Laf Jeff)