Notre Dame girls golf atop leaderboard after Day 1 of state tournament
The Notre Dame girls golf team holds a commanding lead following the first round of the Class 1 state tournament Monday at Meadow Lake Acres Country Club in New Bloomfield, Missouri.
Junior Sarah Bell represents the Bulldogs atop the leaderboard with a 1-over-par 73. She holds a four-stroke lead over Ste. Genevieve's Madison DeRousse, who shot a 5-over 77.
Notre Dame finished the opening round with a team score of 324 and is 24 strokes ahead of second-place Pembroke Hill (348). John Burroughs (349) is in third.
Freshman Taryn Overstreet and junior Allison Bray both shot an 8-over 80 for the Bulldogs and are in a three-way tie for fifth place with John Burroughs' Vicoire Ippoliti.
Juniors Olivia Williams (91) Haley Taylor (105) rounded out Notre Dame's opening-round team scores.
The tournament concludes today with second-round action.