High School Sports

Squalicum places fourth at Lee Dolquist Memorial

Squalicum’s girls’ golf team shot a team score of 422 and finished fourth place on Thursday, March 26, at the Lee Dolquist Memorial in the Apple Tree Golf Course.

The Storm’s Maddi Atwood-Knutzen led the team, shooting a 90 on the day. Christina Kim shot a 99.

“For not having played the course, the girls did a good job adjusting to the conditions,” Squalicum coach Ted Sherman said in a phone interview. “Each had their breakout moments. They did a good job and battled.”

Mount Baker finished with a team score of 442 in the tournament. Led by Gemma Wilson who finished with a score of 97 and Natalie Verry shot a 109.

“We kind of struggled. I thought we could have played better,” Mount Baker coach Mike Lembo said in a phone interview.

Mount Baker hosts the North Bellingham 9 tournament next at 3 p.m. Monday, March 30, at North Bellingham Golf Course. Squalicum will compete in the North Bellingham 9 next as well.

Thursday's results

At Apple Tree Golf course

Team scores: Squalicum 422, Mount Baker 442.

Squalicum: 1. Maddi Atwood-Knutzen 90; 2. Christina Kim 99; 3. Jordean Flannery 118; 4. Kayla Holmes 115; 5. Piper Moncreiss 120.

Mount Baker: 1. Gemma Wilson 97; 2. Natalie Verry 109; 3. Bria Henthorn 113; 4. Asia Roman 123.