With a trip to the State Tournament on the line on Tuesday in McCook it was the Mitchell girls golf team claiming the team title at the C-5 District meet while Kimball had an individual champion.
Payton Wise of the Longhorns was a runaway winner with a round of 88. Wise was ten shots better than Brooklyn Briggs of Mitchell, who carded a round of 98.
Mitchell’s winning team score was 440 followed by Valentine at 450 and then Gordon-Rushville at 552. All three teams qualify for State.
Invididually Mitchell had Briggs, Jacqueline Bowles, and Martina Cardona finish in the top ten.
Kimball was able to get a second player through to the State Tournament as Kaitlin Heeg finished 8th.
The Class C State Tournament will be held next Monday and Tuesday in North Platte.
C-5 District Team Scores
- Mitchell, 440
- Valentine, 450
- Gordon-Rushville, 552
- Southwest, 552
- Bridgeport, 590
- Mullen NTS
- Perkins County NTS
- Kimball NTS
- Garden County, NTS
- Dundy County-Stratton, NTS
- Bayard, NTS
- Creek Valley, NTS
State Qualifiers (Top Ten/ties)
- Payton Wise, Kimball, 88
- Brooklyn Briggs, Mitchell, 98
- Ramsey Ravenscroft, Valentine, 102
- Jacqueline Bowles, Mitchell, 102
- Shauna Radant, Valentine, 105
- Martina Cardona, Mitchell, 116
- Kayton Brueggerman, Perkins County, 116
- Kaitlin Heeg, Kimball, 117
- Nicole Williams, Valentine, 121
- Kaylee Guerrero, Southwest 122
- Mekallyn Bancroft, Valentine, 122