Chieftains seventh at Wolverine tournamentPublished 9:10pm Thursday, October 4, 2012
EAU CLAIRE — After an entire season and 18 holes of golf, Otsego and Plainwell ended up in a tie for the Wolverine Conference Golf Tournament Thursday.
Otsego was the conference leader after the regular season jamborees were completed. Jamborees count for two-thirds of the final score and the season-ending tournament the final third.
So going into Thursday’s tournament, the points were reset with the Bulldogs holding an 18-16 lead over the Trojans.
Plainwell, which had three golfers finish in the top 10, including medalist Darby Wagner, was able to earn a share of the league championship by winning the tournament and having Otsego finish third.
The Trojans shot 382 at Indian Lake Hills Golf Course, led by Wagner’s 84.
Allegan was second at 389 and Otsego third at 403. Three Rivers and Comstock were fourth and fifth with scores of 412 and 417 respectively.
Dowagiac finished seventh with a score of 426.
The Chieftains were led by senior Maggie Cripe’s 99. Seniors Haley Smith and Kristyn Turner shot 100 and 109 respectively with freshman Kelsey Smith finishing at 118.
Wolverine Conference Golf Tournament
at Indian Lake Hills
Darby Wagner (PL) 84
Plainwell 382, Allegan 389, Otsego 403, Three Rivers 412; Comstock 417, Vicksburg 419, Dowagiac 426; South Haven 445, Paw Paw 448
Top 10 Individuals
Darby Wagner (PL) 84, Holly Hines (TR) 86, Halee Manning (A) 88, Abbie Losiewski (PL) 89, Brittany Klinger (TR) 90, Samantha Hill (PP) 92, Aspen Hansen (A) 94, Ari Stewart (C) 96, Kylie Huckil (O) 97, Kaitlin O’Connell (PL) 97
All-Conference Top 10
Darby Wagner (PL) 42.000, Holly Hines (TR) 44.000, Halee Manning (A) 47.455, Abbie Losiewski (PL) 47.818, Erica Nuyen (O) 48.636, Kera Campbell (O) 49.000, Samantha Hill (PP) 49.000, Brittany Klinger (TR) 49.091, Michelle Vandenboss (A) 49.091, Aspen Hansen (A) 50.000
Otsego 25, Plainwell 25, Three Rivers 20, Allegan 20, Comstock 15, Vicksburg 14, South Haven 8, Dowagiac 5, Paw Paw 5
Haley Smith 100, Maggie Cripe 99, Kristyn Turner 109, Kelsey Smith 118