Updated: Sep 13
MARSHFIELD – Stevens Point won the team title behind medalist Riley Pechinski at the fifth leg of the seven-meet Wisconsin Valley Conference Girls Golf Tournament on Friday at Marshfield Country Club.
Pechinski shot a 35 to lead the Panthers to their third win in five WVC meets with a total score of 169. SPASH is now in sole possession of first in the overall standings.
Wausau East/West was second with a 181, Wisconsin Rapids third with a 192, D.C. Everest fourth with a 205, and host Marshfield fifth with a 207.
Brielle Lenz finished in a four-way tie for eighth with a 47 to lead Marshfield. She now stands in 13th in the overall tournament standings.
Ellie Mechler and McKenzie Holm both had a 51s, and Lily Anaya and Raina Manlick each shot 56 for the Tigers. No other individual scores were provided.
The sixth leg will be Sept. 17 at Trapp River Golf Course in Wausau, with the final leg on Sept. 22 at Pine Valley Golf Course in Marathon, which will serve as a make-up for the original first leg that was postponed on Aug. 27.
Wisconsin Valley Conference Girls Golf Tournament
Leg No. 5, Sept. 10, at Marshfield Country Club
Team scores: 1. Stevens Point 169; 2. Wausau East/West 181; 3. Wisconsin Rapids 192; 4. D.C. Everest 202; 5. Marshfield 207.
Meet medalist: Riley Pechinski (SP) 35.
Overall Standings (through five of seven meets)
Team: 1. Stevens Point 44; 2. Wausau East/West 42; 3. Wisconsin Rapids 34; 4. D.C. Everest 16; 5. Marshfield 14.
Individuals: 1. Riley Pechinski (SP) 73.5; 2. Tess Bruner (WAU) 62; 3. Ava Frederiksen (SP) and Talia Schlindwein (WAU) 59; 5. Dylan Gruszynski (WR) 49; 6. Faith Cour (WR) 46.5; 7. Logan Vollert (WR) 35; 8. Megan Szekeress (DC) 31.5; 9. Jessica Nardi (WAU) 27; 10. Ella Lambrecht (WAU) 26.5; 11. Clare Viau (SP) 26; 12. Lily Anaya (MAR) 22; 13. Brielle Lenz (MAR) 16.5; 14. Kait Hafermann (WR) 13; 15. Ayla Trollop (WAU) 11.5.