Gladstone girls 2nd at Invite

Prep golf

MUNISING — The Marquette boys and Munising girls carried the day at the Munising Invitational high school golf meet held at Pictured Rocks Golf Club in Munising on Friday.

Led by medalist Tyler Bergwall, the Redmen won by a comfortable 45-stroke margin over runner-up Negaunee.

Marquette had 320, Negaunee 365, Munising 383, Manistique 417 and Westwood 427 as Gladstone didn’t field a full team.

The Mustang girls had a much closer 15-stroke margin in the girls meet.

Munising’s Taylor Downs shot 101 and was runner-up for medalist honors to Gladstone’s Sophia Lippens, who had 98.

Munising totaled 458, while Gladstone was runner-up with 473. Manistique was third with 500 and Negaunee 542 as Westwood and Marquette were one golfer short of full teams.

Gladstone’s Megan Lukezich was third in the girls meet with 104, followed by Munising’s Kennedy Tate with 107 and teammate Sydney Curtis with 108.

Marquette was paced by Sierra Bentti with 110, Westwood by Haley Mattila with 111, Negaunee by Rylee Gustafson with 114 and Manistique by Jordyn Reque with 121.

In the boys meet, Marquette actually had the four best individual scorers. After Bergwall was Kyle Nemacheck with 80 and Karsten Kamps and Jordan Jurmu each with 82.

The best of the rest was Munising’s Anthony Mattson with 84 and Negaunee’s Jordan Mason and Gladstone’s Cam Ballard each with 85.

Westwood was paced by Colin Bjorne with 90 and Manistique by Curtis Byrns and Alex Oas both with 91.

BOYS

MARQUETTE (320) — Tyler Bergwall 76, Kyle Nemacheck 80, Karsten Kamps 82, Jordan Jurmu 82

NEGAUNEE (365) — Jordan Mason 85, Luke Stenfors 89, Keegan Erva 94, Avery Hopper 97

MUNISING (383) — Anthony Mattson 84, Bryce Bowerman 94, Bailey Masters 100, Mitchell Schieding 105

MANISTIQUE (417) — Curtis Byrns 91, Alex Oas 91, Marc McKinney 102, Brett Boyd 133

WESTWOOD (427) — Colin Bjorne 90, Dylan Junak 100, John Strongman 111, Troy Anderson 126

GLADSTONE (no team score) — Cam Ballard 85, Tanner Cameron 110, Tedy Wery 123

GIRLS

MUNISING (458) — Taylor Downs 101, Kennedy Tate 107, Sydney Curtis 108, Olivia Koenig 142

GLADSTONE (473) — Sophia Lippens 98, Megan Lukezich 104, Hannah Tulgetske 126, Gabbie Wares 145

MANISTIQUE (500) — Jordyn Reque 121, Abbi Popour 122, Sydnee MacPhail 125, Maddie Zellar 132

NEGAUNEE (542) — Rylee Gustafson 114, Angelina Porres 133, Olivia Young 147, Ann Levra 148

WESTWOOD (no team score) — Haley Mattila 111, Aubrie Magnuson 140, Kaylee LaMere 147

MARQUETTE (no team score) — Sierra Bentti 110, Ruth Hummell 135, Hannah Young 154

Information compiled by Journal Sports Editor Steve Brownlee. His email address is sbrownlee@miningjournal.net.

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