girls golf team will get the 2019 fall sports season started when they
travel to Battleground Golf Club to take part in the Lafayette Jeff
“We return a solid
core from last year’s varsity,” first year head coach Tommy Berry said.
Senior Madi Simms
returns to fight for a spot at the top of the Trojan lineup, along with
sophomore Katelyn McCoy and junior Peyton Martinson.
“Katelyn has really
put the time in over the summer to improve and has played in numerous NIJGA
tournaments,” Berry said. “Peyton is a two-year varsity player that is
getting healthy right now. She’s a great competitor who will continue to get
better throughout the season.”
returns as a junior with two years of varsity experience and junior Zoe
Swanson also got varsity experience last year.
“Addison played a
lot of rounds over the summer,” Berry said. “Zoe has really worked hard this
summer on her game and has played in a lot of tourneys.”
Also competing for
spots in the varsity lineup are juniors Bella Auricchio and Bethany House,
along with sophomore Paige House.
CHS is coming off a
season that saw them finish runner-up in the Sectional and broke 400 as a
team for the first time last season at the Regional.
“Our initial goal
is to compete and battle for the DAC Championship,” Berry said. “We have
some great Invitationals that we are in and we are hoping we can make that
next step. Hopefully we’ll be peaking at the right time, near the end of the
season, and have a chance to compete for a Sectional title, Regional berth
and move on to the State Finals.”
The rest of the
Trojan roster consists of senior Kayla Haynes, juniors Lauren Konopacki,
Julia Larson and Annika Pierce.
Haughtington and Miranda Miller, along with freshmen Lizzy Gray, Sydney
Orsburn, Jessica Moore and Emily Pritchett round out the squad.