The Ottumwa Courier

Sports

May 7, 2013

Patritto shines, Ottumwa linksters take first at Marshalltown

	 	 	

MARSHALLTOWN — Darby Patritto shot the top round of the day and the Ottumwa girls golf team took first place at the Linda Bloom Invitational at Marshalltown Tuesday.

Patritto claimed first place with an 81 — she shot a 42 on the front nine and a 39 on the back nine — and the Bulldogs took first out of seven teams with a collective score of 343, which was 13 strokes better than second-place Grinnell.

"We carded four scores in the 80s," Ottumwa boys golf coach Scott Maas, who was filling in for girls coach Stephanie Mishler, said. "Anytime you do that, you're going to have a good score,” he said.

Maas noted that to win the tourney, Ottumwa had to beat traditionally high-caliber squads such as Grinnell and Grundy City.

While Patritto was the queen of the course on this day, she had plenty of company in the top 10. Ottumwa's Whitney Dostal finished just outside the top five, taking sixth with an 86. In addition, Bulldogs' Abbie Budan and Hannah Lien tied for seventh, as they both, along with Grinnell's Amber Kracht, shot an 88.

Maas was especially pleased with Lien, who went into the tourney as the Bulldogs' No. 6 player.

“She played extremely well today,” he said.

"I had a lot of really nice drives," Lien added.

Meanwhile, Ottumwa's Bailey Palmer shot a 98 and Callie Lawson carded a 100.

The Linda Bloom Invitational is named after the late Linda Bloom, who was a longtime girls golf coach for Marshalltown.

Ottumwa will compete at the Cedar Rapids Kennedy Invitational Monday where they will face a lot of the same teams they will meet at the Class 4A regionals.

Linda Bloom Invitational

At American Legion Golf Course

Tuesday, May 7

Par 70

Team scoring — 1. Ottumwa 343, 2. Grinnell 356, 3. Grundy Center 368, 4. Southeast Polk 385, 5. Newton 388, 6. Marshalltown 395, 7. Norwalk 398.

Medalist — Darby Patritto (O) 81.

Runner-up — Josie McMartin (GC), Samantha Ramsey (GRIN) 83.

Top 10 —1. Patritto (O) 81; T2. McMartin (GC), Ramsey (GRIN) 83; 4. Amanda Hintz (GRIN) 84; 5. Ashley Harris (M) 85; 6. Whitney Dostal (O) 86; T7. Abbie Budan (O), Hannah Lien (O), Amber Kracht (GRIN); 10. Kaitlyn Ludlow (N) 89.

Ottumwa individuals — 1. Patritto 81, 6. Dostal 86, T7. Lien, Budan 89, T19. Bailey Palmer 98, T22. Callie Lawson 100.

1
Text Only
Sports
  • 0423 OTT Sports IHCC softball mug Region XI Softball Tournament to begin Friday OTTUMWA -- With an eye on the weather forecast for this weekend, the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference has changed the days when the Region 11 postseason softball tournament will be played in Council Bluffs. The four-team tourney now will op

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • 2014 Region XI Softball Tournament Friday, April 25 Game 1 - Indian Hills vs. Iowa Western, 10 a.m. (98.7 FM KMGO) Game 2 - Southeastern vs. Muscatine, Noon Game 3 - Game 1 loser vs. Game 2 loser, 2 p.m. Game 4 - Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner, 4 p.m. Saturday, April 26 Game 5 - Game

    April 23, 2014

  • On Tap Thursday Girls Golf Ottumwa, Albia and Centerville at Oskaloosa Invitational, 2 p.m. Davis County and Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont at Chariton Invitational, 4:15 p.m. Sigourney at Iowa Valley, 4 p.m. Van Buren at Central Lee, 4 p.m. HLV at North Mahaska, 4:15

    April 23, 2014

  • 2014 Drake Relays Qualifiers GIRLS Ottumwa 4x100 Relay (Sarah Schulz, Ellie Hammack, Sarah Thordarson, Erin Sheehy). Davis County Kate Birchmier (Discus, Shot Put). Hayleigh Sharp (Long Jump). Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont Tasha Alexander (High Jump). 4x100 Relay (Abby Boyer, Sad

    April 23, 2014

  • 0423 OTT Sports IHCC baseball photo Falcons stay hot at Ellsworth IOWA FALLS -- The red-hot Indian Hills baseball team rode a great start at the plate to an even better finish on Tuesday at Ellsworth. The Falcons scored four first-inning runs and never looked back, putting away a scheduled nine-inning game with the

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0423 OTT Sports Area Girls Tennis photo Centerville girls split a pair of SCC tennis duals CENTERVILLE -- The Centerville girls tennis team split a pair of South Central Conference duals over the past week. The Redettes followed up a thrilling 5-4 win over Chariton with a 7-2 loss to Clarke last Thursday. Centerville head coach Emily Turne

    April 22, 2014 2 Photos

  • 0423 OTT Sports IHCC softball color photo Zip! Zip! Warrior softball sweeps through regular season finale OTTUMWA -- The Indian Hills Warrior softball team closed out its regular season with a sweep of North Central Missouri College Tuesday afternoon on its home diamond to set up some momentum heading into Friday's first round play in the Region XI tourn

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0423 OTT Sports Ottumwa girls soccer stand alone photo [Duplicate] Bulldog girls no match for powerful Waukee OTTUMWA — Despite an inspired effort by Ottumwa goalie Averi Cash, the Ottumwa girls soccer team was no match for soccer powerhouse Ankeny Tuesday at Eric Wertheim Field. The Warriors constantly fired shots at a perpetually busy Cash in a 10-0 victor

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0423 OTT Sports Ottumwa girls golf photo Ottumwa girls score second triangular golf win

    PELLA — With just five golfers on the team, the Ottumwa girls entered this spring knowing how important everyone’s individual score would be. That was certainly evident on Tuesday as the Bulldogs continued an impressive start to the season by edging

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0423 OTT Sports boys tennis color photo Ray brothers, Kramer lift OHS boys tennis past Ankeny OTTUMWA — Both Zach and Steve Ray played their respective doubles matches against Ankeny on Tuesday right in the middle of Dan Staggs Courts. Neither could have known just how important their matches had become as both entered the second set with the

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

NCAA Tournament Scoreboard
Sports photo reprints


Obituaries

Facebook