Girls Golf Gets Redemption Against Marlington on Senior Night
Louisville 170, Marlington 185
The Louisville Leopards Girls Golf Team avenged their only loss of the season by defeating the visiting Marlington Dukes 170-185 at Pleasant View Golf Club Thursday on Senior Night. With the victory, Louisville improves to 15-1 overall and moves into first place with an NBC record of 10-1.
Senior Sierra Townsend shot a match low 35 to lead the Leopards. Fellow Senior Abby Beaver also shot a 43 in matching her sister Alexis Beaver. Sara Centore shot a 49 to round out the Louisville final total.
The Dukes were led by Erica Headley who shot a team low 43. Rounding out the scoring for Marlington were Hannah Canale 45, Kaitlyn Engelhart 48, and Bella Warner 49. The loss was the first for the Lady Dukes this season as they fall to 14-1 overall and 9-1 in NBC competition.
The Leopards have now defeated the Dukes in 9 out of their last 10 meetings. Louisville now leads the all-time series 10-2 overall, which includes a 6-0 mark at home.
LEOPARD SCORES: Sierra Townsend 35, Abby Beaver 43, Alexis Beaver 43, Sara Centore 49. TEAM TOTAL = 170.
DUKES SCORES: Erica Headley 43, Hannah Canale 45, Kaitlyn Engelhart 48, Bella Warner 49. TEAM TOTAL = 185
Records: Louisville 15-1, 10-1; Marlington 14-1, 9-1
Cover Photo Courtesy of Laurie Redinger
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September 14: Louisville 178, Perry 188
LEOPARDS SCORES: Sierra Townsend 36, Abby Beaver 45, Alexis Beaver 46, Sara Centore 51. TEAM TOTAL = 178.
PANTHERS SCORES: Addie Martin 42, Madyson Fisher 48, Destiny Johnson 48, Abbey Burger 50. TEAM TOTAL = 188.
Records: Louisville 14-1
September 13: Louisville 201, Minerva 206
LEOPARDS SCORES: Sierra Townsend 43, Abby Beaver 49, Alexis Beaver 52, Sara Centore 57, Karli Redinger 62, Felicity Adkins 64. TEAM TOTAL = 201.
LIONS SCORES: Jordan Vanmeter 42, Layne Kamph 52, Kaylee Norris 54, Baeli Waller 58, Kennedy Grogg 62. TEAM TOTAL = 206.
Records: Louisville 13-1, 9-1; Minerva 3-9, 3-4
UP NEXT: The Leopards will next hit the road to take on the Fairless Falcons on Monday, September 19. Tee-time is set for 4:00 PM at The Elms Country Club.