Lynden’s Jade Ming tied for the medalist position with Squalicum’s Maddie Knudson and Christina Kim at the Raspberry Ridge 9 on Tuesday, March 24, at Raspberry Ridge Golf Course.
Each of the three golfers shot a 44 to lead all players on the nine-hole course. Squalicum took first behind Kim and Knudson’s play with a 262. Lynden was fourth with a 341 behind Ming’s solid play.
Ferndale took second as a team with 286, led by Cienna Semsak’s 49.
“It was kind of fun to have a three-way tie, and those girls shot well,” Ferndale coach Margie Hovde said in a phone interview. “We felt like we were very competitive today and the girls felt like they could have done better, but for a first time out they did pretty well.”
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Anacortes was third, followed by Lynden and Blaine, which had 351. Brooke Griffin and Sarah Reimer tied to lead with 69 for the Borderites.
At Raspberry Ridge Golf course
Team scores: Squalicum 262, Ferndale 286, Anacortes 305, Lynden 341, Blaine 351
Medal: Jade Ming (Lynden) 44, Maddie Knudson (Squalicum) 44, Christina Kim (Squalicum) 44
Squalicum: 1T. Maddie Knudson 44; 1T. Christina Kim 44; 3. Piper Moncreiff 49; 4. Karissa Weeda 61; 5. Kayla Holmes 64.
Ferndale: 1. Cienna Semsak 49; 2. Shelbi McCauley 53; 3. Jillian Anderson 59; 4. Courtney Waytashek 61; 5T. Sienna Heredia 64, 5T. Annie Jane Burns 64.
Lynden: 1. Jade Ming 44; 2. Maddie Kramme 68; 3. Alexis Varner 75; 4. Tori Crabtree 77.
Blaine: 1T. Brooke Griffin 69; 1T. Sarah Reimer 69; 3. Cassidy Justason 70; 4. Monika Kelly 71; 5T. Frankie Andrews 72, 5T. Bri Wardle 72.