ST. CLOUD - Cydney Hasselberg's 83 captured medalist honors and led the Staples-Motley Cardinals to a first-place finish in the Presection Invite at the Territory Golf Club Thursday.
The Cardinals finished with a 361 to top second-place St. Cloud Cathedral by four strokes. Section and state favorite Minnewaska did not compete.
Darcy Martin shot 90, Kelly Hagenson 93 and Julia Schock carded a 94 for the Cardinals.
Pequot Lakes finished sixth with a 409 and was led by Cati Blowers' 95.
Wadena-Deer Creek finished seventh behind Tracy Gustafson's 92.
Kristin Gotvold shot a 103 as Pierz finished 11th.
Team scores: 1-Staples-Motley 361, 2-St. Cloud Cathedral 365, 3-Albany 383, 4-Long Prairie-Grey Eagle 395, 5-Sauk Centre 404, 6-Pequot Lakes 409, 7-Wadena-Deer Creek 419, 8-Paynesville 424, 9-Melrose 430, 10-Milaca 437, 11-Pierz 445, 12-Foley 522
Medalist: Cydney Hasselberg (S-M) 83
Staples-Motley results: Hasselberg 83, Darcy Martin 90, Kelly Hagenson 93, Julia Schock 95, Hailey Roberts 103, Melissa Hoemberg 108
Pequot Lakes results: Cati Blowers 95, Andra Clement 102, Megan Lenz 105, Erika Schwalbe 107, Emily Erickson 115, Chelsea Ekeberg 118
Wadena-Deer Creek results: Tracy Gustafson 92, Kayla Krause 103, Katie Anderson 106, Jenna Lubovissie 118, Amanda Kramer 137, Breanna Speed 143
Pierz results: Kristin Gotvald 103, Alissa Folger 110, Sam Herold 116, Anna Poster 116, Beth Woitalla 127
Next: Pierz in Central Minnesota Conference meet at Hollydale Golf Course, Plymouth Friday; Pequot Lakes, Staples-Motley at Wadena-Deer Creek Invite, 3 p.m. Monday.
ISLE - Dana Weizenegger carded a 50 for the Aitkin Gobblers as they were defeated by Isle 204-211 in Great River Conference girls' golf Thursday.
Melissa Welshons shot a 51 and Molly Burman 52 for the Gobblers.
Team scores: Isle 204, Aitkin 211,
Medalist: Haley Gudim (I) 44
Area results: Dana Weizenegger 50, Melissa Welshons 51, Molly Burman 52, Kaila Schaaf 58, Kaitlin Konsor 66, Kelsey Dagen 71
Next: Aitkin at Cuyuna Country Club 4:15 p.m. Tuesday.
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