Weeks medals at Spencer Invitational

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Spirit Lake didn't turn in a team score at Saturday's Spencer Invitational, but that doesn't mean the Indians went away empty-handed.

"We had an absolute gem of a day down at the Spencer Country Club," coach Lucas Doxtad said. "The course was in great shape. The girls were able to play the ball down for the first time this season. It was a great day."

Marisa Weeks turned in a score of 80 to claim medalist honors at the Spencer Golf & Country Club. She turned in equal scores of 40 on the front nine and the back nine.

Weeks finished six strokes ahead of Katie Schweers of Carroll Kuemper. Knight teammate McKenna Ludwig finished seven strokes back with an 87.

"Marisa Weeks went out and played marvelous golf," Doxtad said. "Her driving off the tee was outstanding. Her iron selection and distance control was superb. A little work around the greens and she will be in full swing. Just a great effort all around."

Jordyn Tepfer and Adrie Stecker accompanied Weeks to Spencer and Tepfer finished in a three-way tie for 24th. She carded a 57 on the front nine and a 56 on the back nine for a score of 113.

"Tepfer went out and put together a nice 18 holes the first time she has played a full 18 hole round," Doxtad said. "Adrie Stecker went out and was able to learn some things and have a great golf experience for a young freshman."

TEAM SCORES

1. Carroll Kuemper 378

2. Spencer 410

3. Emmetsburg 412

4 . Algona 416

5. Denison 420

Spirit Lake and Estherville Lincoln Central did not send a complete team.

INDIVIDUAL SCORES

1. Marissa Weeks (SL) 80

2. Katie Schweers (CK) 86

3. McKenna Ludwig (CK) 87

4. Gretchen Hofstad (Eburg) 95

5. Rylee Gehlsen (Den) 97

Hallie Lovestad (Alg) 97

7. Megan Krieps (Alg) 98

Brenna Nelson (Sp) 98

9. Molly McCain (Eburg) 99

10. Macy Ludwig (CK) 100

11. Jadyn Allen (Sp) 102

12. Emily Powers (Den) 103

13. Brooke Bouska (Sp) 105

Carli Bryan (Sp) 105

Riley Pohar (Sp) 105

16. Mariah Naberhaus (CK) 106

17. Sydney Krohnke (Den) 107

18. Britney Bruch (CK) 108

Jayden Richardson (Alg) 108

20. Emily Berkland (Eburg) 109

Somer Hudson (Eburg) 109

22. Katherine Johnson (ELC) 110

23. Hannah Mahn (Eburg) 111

24. Jordyn Tepfer (SL) 113

Jamie Jepsen (Den) 113

Shaylen Knapp (Alg) 113

27. Eve Kenkel (CK) 116

Savannah Wolff (Eburg) 116

29. Christine Mueggenberg (Sp) 117

30. Brooklyn Tait (ELC) 121

31. Brooke Kropf (Den) 122

32. Mackenzie Jorgensen (Den) 124

33. Alyssa Franzen (Alg) 127

34. Ashlyn Richardson (Alg) 134

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