Golf: Rogers girls place 2nd in full conference meet

By Bruce Strand

Elk River Star News


The Rogers girls golf team had its best outing of the season placing second in the full Mississippi 8 meet May 22 at Links at Northfork.

Buffalo won with 314, followed by Rogers 372, Monticello 374, St. Francis 388, St. Michael-Albertville 397, Big Lake 411, Cambridge-Isanti 416, Princeton 451, Chisago Lakes 453 and North Branch 469.

Maddie Holl paced the Royals with 83. Megan Secrist shot 92, Juliana Kiesner 95, Sydney Clark 102, Kayla Larson 103, and Emma Kangas 110.

Buffalo’s Lexi Bollant won with 72.

All other conference meets were either West or East meets. The final order of finish in the Mississippi 8 West was Buffalo, Monticello, Rogers, STMA, and Big Lake.

In earlier action, the Royals shot 366 for third place at a Mississippi 8 West meet May 20 at Monticello. Buffalo won with 323 followed by Monticello with 364. Buffalo’s Lexi Bollant and Hanna Morin were co-medalists with 79. For Rogers, Megan Secrist shot 85, Maddie Hol 88, Julianna Kiesner 92, Sydney Clark 101, Haylee Fingalsen 109, and Emma Kangas 109.

Rogers were to start Section 5AAA Tuesday at Links at Northfork.