Montevideo’s girls and boys golf teams swept the championships of the Sub-Section 12 tournament last Wednesday at Ortonville.


Montevideo’s girls and boys golf teams swept the championships of the Sub-Section 12 tournament last Wednesday at Ortonville.

The Montevideo girls defended their team title by 25 strokes over runner-up Morris/Chokio-Alberta. Kendyl Anderson led the way for the Thunder Hawks with a 94.

The Montevideo boys’ season-long rivalry with Benson/KMS continued, with the Thunder Hawks winning the title on the basis of a tiebreaker score.

Both teams had scores of 304, but Montevideo’s fifth-place score was four shots lower than Ben­son/KMS’s.

Phillip Ward fired a one-under-par 71 to lead Montevideo. All six Mon­te­video players shot under 80.

Both Montevideo teams will compete in the Section 3AA?tournament today (Thursday) at Eagle Creek Golf Club in Willmar.

Sub-Section 12 Boys
at Ortonville
1.    Montevideo    303
2.    Benson/KMS    303
3.    Morris/Chokio-Alberta    330
4.    Lac qui Parle Valley    384
Medalist: Jordan Burns, BKMS, 69
Section qualifiers: Montevideo team; Burns, BKMS, 69; Sam Peterson, BKMS, 74; Zach Mauer, BKMS, 78; Jordan Kolden, MCA, 79; Andrew Rentz, MCA, 79
Montevideo scores: Phillip Ward 71, Mike Moritz 77, Ryan Knudson 77, Derek Bruns 78, Grant Tufto 78, Tyler Sachariason 79

Sub-Section 12 Girls
at Ortonville
1.    Montevideo    391
2.    Morris/Chokio-Alberta    416
3.    Benson/KMS    457
4.    Lac qui Parle Valley    inc.
Medalist: Cassidy Hennen, MCA, 91
Section qualifiers: Montevideo team; Hennen, MCA, 91; Jen Kack, LqPV, 93; Lily Erdal, MCA, 103; Maddy Hennen, MCA, 106
Montevideo scores: Kendyl Anderson 94; Kelsey Amborn 95, Rose Reinert 99, Tori Kuhlmann 103