Girls’ Golf Team Beats Nease
By Sasha Crowe
The Ponte Vedra High School Girls’ Golf Team opened their season this past week with three matches. On Monday, the ladies played Bartram Trail High School at St. Johns Golf and Country Club. Losing by a mere three strokes, 161-164, the lady Sharks put up a tough fight against the defending regional champions. Sophomore Nancy Cox was the low medalist scoring an impressive 36. “I’m proud of my team for getting very close to beating Bartram this week,” describes Nancy who has been on the team for two years now.
On Wednesday, the team faced Creekside High School at Cimarrone Golf Club. The low medalist was Sophomore Tory Barned with a 42. “We lost 202-240, but this was a great match to get some of our newer golfers their first match experience,” states Head Coach Adrienne Siewert.
Thursday’s match added to “Rivalry Week” when the ladies won 156-167, crushing Nease High School at the Ponte Vedra Inn and Club. Low medalist Nancy Cox shot an amazing 33 (-2)! “Our season is looking promising and it’s very exciting to see what is to come in the season and the progress we will make,” expresses Nancy Cox.
This upcoming Thursday, the Sharks will face Ferdandina Beach High School at Marsh Landing Golf Club.