Marshfield’s Molly Field wins WIAA girls golf regional title, Tigers advance to sectional
By Paul Lecker
SPARTA – Marshfield senior Molly Field shot a 10-over par 82 to win the individual title and help push the Tigers to a fourth-place finish at the WIAA Division 1 girls golf regional Wednesday at River Run Golf Course.
Field won the individual regional championship by two shots over Stevens Point’s Abbie Ter Maat.
Ana Jensen shot a 91 to finish 10th, Jordyn Fitzgerald was 14th with a 95 and Patty Jo Bloczynski had a 111 to give Marshfield a team total of 379 and hand the Tigers a spot in next Tuesday’s sectional at Lake Wissota Golf Course in Chippewa Falls.
Stevens Point shot a 368 to edge Tomah by one shot and Onalaska by four for the team title.
The top four teams and top three individuals not on those teams qualify for the sectional. The top two teams and three individuals not on those teams will move on to the 2014 WIAA State Girls Golf Championships at University Ridge Golf Club in Verona on Oct. 13-14.
WIAA Division 1 Girls Golf Regional
Oct. 1, at River Run Golf Course, Sparta
*Denotes sectional qualifiers
Team standings: *1. Stevens Point 368; *2. Tomah 369; *3. Onalaska 372; *4. Marshfield 379; 5. Holmen 397; 6. Sparta 400; 7. Wisconsin Rapids 401; 8. La Crosse Central/Logan 434.
Top 10 individuals and Marshfield finishers: 1. Molly Field (MAR) 82; 2. Abbie Ter Matt (SP) 84; 3. Carly Clay (TOM) 86; 4. *Courtney Bergum (HOL), Ilayna Long (TOM) and Sydney Hubbard (ON) 88; 7. *Kayla Thomas (WR) 89; 8. *Kayla Freng (HOL) and Erin Ericson (ON) 90; 10. Ana Jensen (MAR) 91; 14. Jordyn Fitzgerald (MAR) 95; 33. Patty Jo Bloczynski (MAR) 111; 37. Roma Shah (MAR) 122.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com).