Wood fires round of 80
by Staff Reports
PINEHURST -- Savanna Wood shot an 80 in the first round of the state 4-A golf championships in Pinehurst Monday.
Wood is 12th overall in the tournament. Megan Cullip from Ardrey Kell and Emilia Migliaccio from Athens Drive in Raleigh are tied for the lead after shooting a 73. Alexander Central's Abbey Hartsell fired a round of 81, and her teammate Kelsie Rhyne shot an 82.
Patricia Thompson from South Caldwell shot an 87. Par is 72.
Ardrey Kell leads the team competition with a 235, which is 10 shots ahead of
Cary Green Hope.
Watauga's Kathleen Mansure will be the lone Watauga representative in the state 4-A cross-country meet this Saturday at Kernersville's Beeson Park.
Mansure qualified for the meet by finishing 23rd in the Western Regional held at McAlpine Park in Charlotte. She finished the course with a time of 19:31. The state meet takes runners from the Top four teams and the Top five individual qualifiers not on those teams.
Celia Jackson was 35th with a time of 20:04 and Lily Weeks was 38th with a 20:15.
Nobody from Watauga's boys' team qualified for the state meet. Michael Holland was the closest when he finished 16th with a time of 16:33, but did not get into the state meet.
Watauga's girls finished eight overall and the boys were fifth.