The Ottumwa Courier

April 29, 2013

Hughes medals at quad

By Courier sports staff
Ottumwa Courier

---- — BLOOMFIELD — Van Buren’s Payten Hughes claimed top honors in at a girl’s golf quad at the Bloomfield Country Club Friday with a round of 47.

Her strong individual round wasn’t enough to get the Warriors a victory, as Van Buren had to settle for third with 250 strokes. Van Buren’s Lydia Heald finished five strokes behind her teammate with a 54.

The Davis County girls fared a little better than the Warriors, finishing 27 strokes behind first-place Pleasantville in second place with a collective score of 247 strokes. Finishing atop the pack for the Mustangs was Blair Bodkins, who shot a 57. She was followed by Skyler Yahnke, who carded a 59.

Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont placed last in the quad. Jarrah Jansen posted the Rockets’ best round, as she carded a 64.

BLOOMFIELD COUNTRY CLUB

Friday, April 26

Par 35

Team scoring — 1. Pleasantville 220, 2. Davis County 247, 3. Van Buren 250, 4. Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont 306.

Medalist — Payten Hughes (VB) 47.

Runner-up —Hannah Gordon (P) 50.

Davis County Individuals —1. Blair Bodkins 57, 2. Skyler Yahnke 59 3. Lexi Thudium 60, 4. Allison Gooden 71, 5. Briley Dixon 76, 6. Kate Baughman.

Van Buren Individuals — 1. Hughes 49, 2. Lydia Heald 54, 3. Beth Millard 67, 4. Taylor Murguia 80.

Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont — 1. Jarrah Jansen 64, 2. Lauren Bupp 68, 3. Baylie Edmonds 75, 4. Annie Larkin 111.