On Monday, October 2nd Freshman Sophia Chen and Sophomore Alexis Kuhlman played in the IHSA Sectional hosted by Hinsdale South at Carriage Greens Golf Course in Darien. Sophia Chen struggled some on the front nine, but had a solid back nine to shoot an 86. Alexis Kuhlman struggled on several holes and finished with a 111. We were incredibly proud of the way the team continued to improve all season.
Week of September 25th
On Thursday, September 28th the Hornet Golf team hosted the IHSA regional at Village Greens Golf Course in Woodridge. The Hornets placed 6 place at the Regional as a team and advanced two individual golfers to IHSA sectionals. Sophia Chen and Alexis Kuhlman were able to advance individually with scores of 88 and 91.
Week of September 18th September 18th we visited non conference opponent Plainfield North at Whitetail Ridge Golf Course. Varsity and JV struggled on the new course. Varsity lost to Plainfield North 181-209 and JV lost 131-157.
September 20th the team participated in the West Suburban Conference Tournament. The varsity and JV teams competed with the other WSC teams at Village Greens for Varsity and Lombard Golf Course for JV. Varsity finished at 382 and in 8th place in conference. JV finished with 519 and also in 8th place in conference. Varsity member Sophia Chen was a medalist finishing in 18th place in conference individually.
Week of September 11th September 11th we visited a conference opponent Oak Park River Forest High School. Varsity fell to OPRF 185-218. The JV team also lost to OPRF 147-192 We had fun and experienced a beautiful day of golf.
September 13th we hosted Addison Trail High School for Senior Night at Carriage Greens Golf Course. Varsity and JV put up nice scores and were able to secure a victory against AT. Varsity won 189-209 and JV won 237-240.
Week of September 4th September 5th we hosted a conference match at our home course Carriage Greens against Downers Grove South High School. Varsity fell to DGS 198-173 but the JV team was able to defeat DGS 220-223 We had fun and experienced a beautiful day of golf.
Week of August 28th August 29th we visited conference opponent Willowbrook at Twin Lakes Golf Course. Varsity and JV put up some of their best scores of the season. Varsity defeated Willowbrook 158-186 and JV won 192-202. .
September 2nd the team participated in the DGN Trojan Scramble. The varsity and JV teams competed as a best ball 4 some against DGS, DGN and Hinsdale Central. Varsity finished a respectable 68 (-4) and JV finished with an 84. Varsity members were Sophia Chen, Amelia Lavorato and Annika Nicol. JV members were Keira Murphy, Ella Knappenburger and Gabi Hanson.
Week of August 21st August 21st we visited conference opponent York. Varsity and JV put up nice scores but fell in a close match to York. Varsity lost 162-185 and JV lost 197-245.
Week of August 14th August 15th we hosted our first conference match at our home course Carriage Greens against Glenbard West High School. Varsity was able to defeat GBW 200-202 and the JV team fell to GBW 216-260 We had fun and experienced a beautiful day of golf.
Varsity low score and Match Medalist was Sophia Chen (9) 43 Amelia Lavorato (12) 51 Annika Nicol (12) 53 Claire Weigus (12) 53 - Brand new to the golf team!
JV Low score Olivia Fulton (12) 61 & Noelle Ozdinec (9) 61 - Both brand new to golf First Match for Gabriella Hanson (10) 67, Jessica Bradley (10) 71, Adrienne Esparza (10) 71 and Lucy Old (10) 76.
August 16th we visited Naperville Central. Varsity and JV put up nice scores but fell in a close match to Naperville Central. Varsity lost 194-203 and JV lost 224-250.
Varsity low score and match medalist - Sophia Chen 41 Amelia Lavorato 52 Alexis Kuhlman 53 Annika Nicol 57
August 19th the Varsity competed in the Willowbrook Rachel Gibson Invite. The Hornets started strong by leading the 9 team field for the front nine scramble shooting a -2 26. Ultimately the team had a strong showing and finished in 4th place. Sophia Chen earned the medal for the second lowest score in the tournament shooting a 33. Keira Murphy 45 Annika Nicol 47 Lilly Davy 49
Week of August 7th
After 3 days of golf practice the members of the team were already into their competition season.
August 10th we had our first 18 hole varsity tournament hosted by Conant High School. The Hornets took 8th place and were happy to have such a great start. Sophia Chen (9) had the team low score of 87. Amelia Lavorato (12) chipped in with a score of 100 Annika Nicol (12) contributed a 104.
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