STANFORD — Samantha Stewart of Boyle County fired an even-par 35 to lead the Lady Rebels to a 35-stroke win over host Lincoln County Monday at Dix River Golf Course.

Stewart and the Lady Rebels had a team total of 161 for the match, with Michaela Jarmon adding a second sub-40 round of 39. Taylor Thompson followed with a 41 and Alexis Ayres carded a 46. 

Maggie Taylor, who was playing her final high school match at Dix River along with fellow senior Gentry Lewis, came through with Lincoln’s low round of 43 as the team turned in a score of 196. Kaycie Bandura shot a 49 for the Lady Patriots, Lewis finished with a 50 and Mariah Bourne rounded out the team scoring with a 54.

Jacque Upchurch was also on course for the Lady Pats in Monday and she finished with 56. Caroline McDonald of Boyle had a 47.

Monday was the second meeting of Lincoln and Boyle on the links in a three-day period. Lincoln was among 16 other teams that visited Old Bridge in Danville on Saturday for the annual Boyle County Invitational.

Lincoln shot a 376 in the tournament with Bandura, Bourne and Upchurch all shooting career low 18-hole rounds. Bandura was on the low end for the Lady Patriots with an 89, Bourne finished at 108 and Upchurch shot a 109. 

Lewis matched Bandura in the tournament with an 89 and Taylor had a 90. 

Boyle placed fourth overall in its tournament with a team score of 332.

Results from the Boyle County Invitational at Old Bridge follow:

Top 4 Teams

1. Shelby Co. 313; 2. Russell Co. 321; 3. Taylor Co. 325; 4. Boyle Co. 332.


Top Individuals

1. Ellen Kehoe (Taylor Co.) 69; 2. Tristyn Nowlin (Madison Central) 71; 3. Kaitlyn Riley (Anderson Co.) 72.



BOYLE CO. (332) — Caroline McDonald 79, Michaela Jarman 80, Taylor Thompson 86, Samantha Stewart 87, Alexis Ayres 100; Jenny Lynn Justice 106.

CASEY CO.  (346) — Laura McQueen 84, Natalie McAninch 85, Emillee Vaughn 87, Catherine McAninch 90, Shelbie Salyers 113.

LINCOLN CO. (376) — Gentry lewis 89, Kaycie Bandura 89, Maggie Taylor 90, Mariah Bourne 108, Jacque Upchurch 109.

MERCER CO. (393) — Allie Griffith 91, Rebekah Upchurch 99, Hope Kelley 102, Tatum Wesling 101.