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RONAN - The Whitefish boys' and girls' golf teams swept the team titles at the Western A divisional Tuesday at the Mission Mountain Country Club.

The girls' team placed all five of its golfers in the top 10 to take a commanding win. The Bulldogs chalked up a team score of 346 while the next closest team, Hamilton, combined for a score of 420.

Whitefish had the top three golfers on the girls' side, including Kelsey Jensen and Melissa Hearn, who tied for the individual honors with rounds of 82. Laura Meek completed the trio with a score of 87.

On the boys' side, the defending state champion Bulldogs finished 10 strokes ahead of Columbia Falls for the crown. Whitefish carded a 305, Columbia Falls scored 315 and Hamilton rounded out the top three with a 327.

Conor Keenan of Bigfork fired a 73 to take the boys' medalist honors. There was a three-way tie for second place: Columbia Falls teammates Raymond Pittman and Micah Shaffer and Whitefish's Spencer Morton all finished the day with a 75.

The state Class A golf tournament is May 15-16 in Anaconda.

Western A Divisional

Mission Mountain Country Club, Ronan


Team scores: Whitefish 305, Columbia Falls 315, Hamilton 327, Polson 330, Bigfork 335, Stevensville 336, Libby 347, Ronan 353.

Top 10 individuals

Conor Keenan, Bigfork …..73

Spencer Morton, Whitefish …..75

Raymond Pittman, Cfalls…..75

Micah Shaffer, Cfalls…..75

Kody McCowen, Hamilton …..76

Brandann Rohrer, Whitefish…..76

Robert Sullivan, Whitefish…..76

Kiel Duckworth, Polson …..76

Judd McBurney, Ronan …..77

Ward Bland, Libby…..78.


Team scores: Whitefish 346, Hamilton 420, Libby 430, Polson 457.

Top 10 individuals

Kelsey Jensen, Whitefish…..82

Melissa Hern, Whitefish …..82

Laura Meek, Whitefish …..87

Margaux Alvarez, Stevensville …..89

Kate Groenke, Bigfork …..92

Katie Von Lindern Whitefish …..96

Katie Pfiefer, Libby …..98

Erin Wallace, Polson …..98

Anna Lee Moore, Whitefish …..100

Haley Goosey, Hamilton …..100.

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