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Smith wins at Burnet, Districts underway in Waco

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By Tony Adams, Sports Editor

The Belton Lady Tigers played at the Delaware Springs Tournament in Burnet on March 24 in preparation for this week’s District 12-6A Tournament, being held at Cottonwood Creek Golf Course in Waco.

Belton I shot a 340, good for second place overall. Belton II shot 394 and Belton III shot 444.
Madison Smith won a one-hole playoff against Midway’s Mia Ayer to win the individual championship with a one-over-par 73.
Along with Smith’s 73 for Belton I, Morgan Thomasson carded an 83, Allison Peterka shot an 88, Alexis Jones carded a 96 and Taylor Parillo shot 105.
Belton II scores were Haley Entrop and Kamryn Merritt each shooting a 93, Megan Ramsey shot 102, Madison Chitwood carded a 106 and Kaelin Connor shot a 108.
Belton III scores included Emily Melvin shooting 106, Kennedy White carding a 107, Olivia Gochoel shooting 113 and Lauryn Handley and Shawnia Ward each shot 118.

Lady Tiger ONE lead. Lady Tiger TWO 3rd after first round of District 12-6A Championship

Belton Lady Tiger ONE  shot a tournament-leading 307 in the first round of the 2015  District 12-6A Championship Tournament, being held at Cottonwood Creek.
Midway ONE trails Belton ONE by eight strokes (315) and leads Belton TWO by 22 strokes (337).
Morgan Thomasson led Lady Tiger ONE with an 83 in the first round. Madison Smith and Allison Peterka each shot an opening round 85. Alexis Jones shot 100 and Kamryn Merritt shot 106 to round out Lady Tiger ONE’s scoring.
Madison Chitwood led Lady Tiger TWO in the first round with a 99. Taylor Parillo shot 102, Haley Entrop shot 104, Kaelin Connor shot 106 and Megan Ramsey shot 110.
Belton medalist rounds included Olivia Goechel (109), Emily Melvin (111) and Kennedy White (116)
The final round will be played Wednesday at Cottonwood Creek.

Belton Tiger ONE 2nd, Belton TWO fourth after first round of District 12-6A Championship

Belton Tiger ONE shot an opening day 353 at the 2015 District 12-6A Championships at Cottonwood Golf Course in Waco.
Tiger ONE trails Midway ONE by one stroke with 18 holes to play.
Dalton Hankamer shot an opening day 75 to lead Tiger ONE and trails Kade Miller of Midway by a stroke for the individual title.
Robert Arnold (77), William Paysse (77), Zach Hites (78) and Brock Ratliff (87) shot solid rounds for Tiger ONE.
Walder Reyes and Chris Abernathy led Tiger TWO , each firing a first-round 81. Landdon Squiers carded an 86, Austin Hughling shot an 89 and Gage Ward shot a 95.
Medalist rounds included Wyatt Weir (97) and Ty Sanderford (100).
The final round will be played Wednesday at Cottonwood Creek.

We will have a full recap of the District 12-6A Tournament in next week’s Belton Journal Sports Section.