MT girls golf opens ‘17 season

By Chris Hoppes -

The Miami Trace girls golf team began the 2017 season with a home match against the McClain Lady Tigers on Wednesday, Aug. 9.

Both schools are now members of the new Frontier Athletic Conference.

McClain won the match with a score of 220 to 271 for Miami Trace.

For McClain, teammates Bryn Karnes and Elissa Grate shared medalist honors, each with a 54.

Tanner Bryant led Miami Trace with a 59.

Maddi Wallace shot a 66 for Miami Trace and Shelbie Rowan shot a 69.

Bridget Perkins had a score of 77 and Taylor Perkins shot an 81.

Also for McClain, Kendall Pollard, 55; Erika Martin, 57; Brianna Wheeler, 58 and Cassidy Willis, 61.

Miami Trace’s next match will be Wednesday at Jackson.

Miami Trace will be back at home at The Greens on Aug. 23 against Hillsboro.

By Chris Hoppes