Two Lady Pirates off to regionals

April 13, 2013

Neither district foes or even nature could end the streak.

For a sixth consecutive season coach Becky Addison has players competing in a regional golf tournament.

Chelsea Judge, a junior, will be joined by freshman Alexis Gapinski next Wednesday and Thursday at the Diamondback Golf Course in Abilene. The duo were the top two individuals not on a qualifying team at the 7-4A Tournament this past Wednesday and Thursday at Pecan Valley’s River Course near Lake Benbrook.

Judge, playing for the Granbury A team, was sixth overall with a 192 (96-96) over two days. Gapinski, playing for the B squad, was eighth overall, shooting 195 (96-99).

A third Granbury player, freshman Tifton Puckett of the B team, is the first alternate after shooting 198 (100-98).

“I am so proud of these girls,” said Lady Pirate coach Becky Addison. “They fought so hard, and they truly deserve to be making the trip to regionals.”

The Lady Pirates A team trailed second-place Aledo Orange by 25 strokes after the first day and made up 20 of those strokes Thursday, finishing with an 824 total (409-415), but Aledo Orange held onto to the second qualifying team spot by five strokes.

“We don’t have a lot of experience, and we almost came back and got it (second place),” said Addison.

Aledo Black won, shooting 670 (334-336).

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District 7-4A Girls Golf Tournament

Pecan Valley River Course

Team scores

Aledo Black 334-336 = 670, Aledo Orange 384-385 = 819, Granbury A 409-415 = 824, Arlington Heights 411-424 = 835, Granbury B 428-413 = 841, Trimble Tech A 485-467 = 952, Trimble Tech B 572-540 = 1,112.

Top individuals

Quincy Ballard, Aledo Black, 79-82 = 161; Taryn Pittman, Aledo Black, 83-83 = 166; Savannah Moody, Aledo Black, 87-83 = 170.

Granbury A scores

Chelsea Judge 96-96 = 192, Myranda Allen 99-103 = 202, Juliana Eckley 106-103 = 209, Skylar Woodward 108-115 = 223, Hannah Prewitt, 115-113 = 228.

Granbury B scores

Alexis Gapinski 96-99 = 195, Tifton Puckett 100-98 = 198, Laurel Burns 114-99 = 213, Madeline Phillips 118-117 = 235, Kayla Curtis 134-200 = 334.

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