McLennan Highlassies finish 2nd at district championship, qualify for national tournament

McLennan Highlassies finish 2nd at district championship, qualify for national tournament

The McLennan Highlassies shot 315-317-327 – 959 to finish second place at the NJCAA Southwest District Championship at the Hawks Creek Golf Club in Westworth Village. Western Texas finished in first place with 312-313-324 – 949. Western Texas and McLennan both receive automatic qualification to the NJCAA Women's Golf National Championship May 9-12 at Mayfair Country Club in Sanford, Florida.

Freshman Raeleigh Davidson shot 78-72-79 – 229 to lead the Highlassies and finish in third place individually.

Other McLennan scores: Lucile Tanvet, sixth, 75-80-79 – 234; Megan Kim, 17th, 81-84-83 – 248; Chatham Betz, tied for 18th, 81-82-86 – 249; and Bianca Cunningham, tied for 26th, 83-83-93 – 259.

Other team scores: Redlands, third, 317-318-330 – 965; Mesa, fourth, 324-317-334 – 975; Ranger, fifth, 345-320-339 – 1,004; Pima, sixth, 359-339-371 – 1,069; Seminole State, seventh, 360-352-366 – 1,078; South Mountain, eighth, 356-358-373 – 1,087; and Murray State, ninth, 384-389-407 – 1,180.