Lady Governors Golf Team Has Strong Showing at ESD

The Pierre Lady Governors golf team traveled to Huron on Thursday for the ESD invitational. The Lady Govs finished in fourth place as they got a top finish from Halle Gronlund who placed fifth. Gronlund shot an 83 which was six shots off the leader, Peyton Tramp from Yankton. Gronlund, impressively, eagled hole six which was a par five. She parred five other holes as she was 11 over par for the contest.

Annabelle Simpson tied for 10th which was 15 over par and four strokes behind Gronlund. Simpson parred six holes throughout the invite. Elli Jo Simpson and Jessa McTighe shot a 93 and 94 respectively.

Yankton took home the ESD tite as they shot a 336 as a team which was a combined 48 over par. The Lady Govs combined to shoot 357 which was 69 over par. Aberdeen and Harrisburg finished in second and third.

The Lady Govs will travel to Brandon on Tuesday for their last remaining invite of the season. The State tournament is scheduled for June 3-4.