Entering the day eight strokes back of the leader, Faith Lutheran senior Sydney Smith shot 7-under-par 65 Tuesday to finish 2-under-par 142 for the tournament and win the Class 4A state title at Highland Falls.
A trio of freshmen concluded the opening round of the Class 4A state golf tournament at Highland Falls in the top 10, and will look to play spoiler against a sea of experienced golfers at the same 5,579-yard course on Tuesday.
Riana Mission is looking to become Clark’s first individual state winner since Carrie Johnson in 1978 when she plays in the two-day Class 4A state tournament at Highland Falls this week.
Here is a look at some of this week’s top high school sports events.
A look at some of the top performances from the week of Oct. 2- 7.
Palo Verde senior Annick Haczkiewicz birdied four of the last nine holes, including 16 and 17, on Tuesday afternoon to pull away from Clark freshman Riana Mission and win her third Class 4A Sunset Region individual title.
Coronado’s girls golf team had six of the top seven golfers, and ran away with its fifth consecutive Class 4A Sunrise Region title.
Boulder City’s Lani Potter shot 1-over-par 73 at Las Vegas Municipal on Tuesday to pull away for her second consecutive Class 3A Southern Region title.
Palo Verde and Coronado’s girls golf teams braved the windy conditions Monday afternoon to take leads in the Class 4A Sunset and Sunrise Region tournaments at Boulder City Municipal.
The two-day Class 4A Sunset and Sunrise Region tournaments will start Monday at Boulder City Municipal and end Tuesday at Bear’s Best.