The Union Grove High School girls golf team added another championship in the Racine County Invitational Monday.
St. Catherine’s kept its own streak going as well.
The Broncos’ top four players each broke 100 on the Red and White nines at Ives Grove Golf Links in Yorkville as they won their second title in three years with a total of 371. Waterford finished second with 386 and Park pulled off a little surprise by finishing third at 405.
Ashley Lawler of St. Catherine’s was the medalist with an 82, giving the Angels their fourth straight individual championship. Sarah Busey, who graduated last spring as one of the best girls golfers in county history, won titles as a sophomore, junior and senior.
Lawler had one birdie and was driving the ball well, coach Dave Arkenberg said.
“Ashley put it all together today,” Arkenberg said. “She had a heck of a day.”
Union Grove, which won the County Invitational for the first time in 2015, was led by senior Megan Koch, who shot an 85 to tie for third. Senior Jackie Bianchi shot a 93 (sixth), junior Sydney Staaden shot a 96 (tied for ninth) and freshman Veronica Parco shot a 97 (tied for 11th).
Waterford junior Aubrie Torhorst shot an 83 to finish second and lead the Wolverines, and senior Natalie Horn shot a 95 (tied for seventh).
Park, behind a career-best 89 (fifth place) from senior Samm Cuellar, totaled 405 for the Panthers’ best finish in several years.
Burlington was fourth with 408, led by Kya Kafar (95, tied for seventh) and Prairie was fifth (421), led by Kate Munro (85, tied for third).
Racine County Invitational
At Ives Grove G.L. (Red-White), par-72
TEAM SCORES: 1. Union Grove 371, 2. Waterford 386, 3. Park 405, 4. Burlington 408, 5. Prairie 421, 6. Case 419, 7. St. Catherine's 428, 8. Horlick 455.
TOP 10 INDIVIDUALS: 1. Ashley Lawler, SC, 82, 2. Aubrie Torhorst, W, 83, 3. (tie) Kate Munro, Prairie and Megan Koch, UG, 85, 5. Samm Cuellar, Park, 89, 6. Jackie Bianchi, UG, 93, 7. (tie) Kya Kafar, B and Natalie Horn, W, 95, 9. (tie) Hannah Stone, H and Sydney Staaden, UG, 96.
UNION GROVE: Megan Koch 85, Jackie Bianchi 93, Sydney Staaden 95, Veronica Parco 97, Liz Torhorst 108.
WATERFORD: Aubrie Torhorst 83, Natalie Horn 95, Sophia Schoenfeld 105, Ally Schauer 103, Rachel Vant 116.
PARK: Sarah Kozenski 109, Samm Cuellar 89, Erin Keller 104, Alexis Betker 103, Maraya Rodriguez 149.
BURLINGTON: Kya Kafar 95, RaeLee Koehnke 103, Taylor Myszkewicz 107, Saige Heelein 103.
PRAIRIE: Kate Munro 85, Annie Munro 108, Alison Chambers 104, Emily Eitel 124.
CASE: Lauren Chiappetta 101, Katie Mead 109, Sara Chady 103, May Kohler 106, Maddie Leonard 119.
ST. CATHERINE'S: Ashley Lawler 82, Laney Peterson 97, Molly O'Regan 132, Erin Kutsch 128, Kim Wollenberg 121.
HORLICK: Hannah Stone 96, Arriana Singer 117, Brandy Hossala 117, Liza Chiappe 125, Sophia Governatori 137.
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HORLICK 3, BURLINGTON 1: Seniors Kyle Semrad and Eric Barrientez put up some big numbers for the Rebels as they beat the Demons 25-16, 22-25, 25-20, 25-21 in a nonconference match at Horlick.
Semrad, an outside hitter, had 30 kills for Horlick (10-4 matches), an impressive number for a four-game match, coach Dana Marcinkus said, adding Semrad scored half of the Rebels’ points in the fourth game.
Barrientez, the setter, had 50 assists, and Horlick’s service game was also strong with Justin Michaels and Zach Romano each hitting eight aces. Henry Christensen led the defense with 28 digs.
For Burlington, Malik Tiedt had 10 kills, David Paul had 32 assists and two aces, and Daniel Drew had 22 digs.
Horlick def. Burlington 25-16, 22-25, 25-20, 25-21: HORLICK STAT LEADERS — Kills: Kyle Semrad 30. Blocks: Dylan Jensen 4. Assists: Eric Barrientez 50. Aces: Justin Michaels, Zach Romano 8. Digs: Henry Christensen 28. BURLINGTON STAT LEADERS — Kills: Malik Tiedt 10. Blocks: Andy Ellingham 2. Assists: David Paul 32. Aces: David Paul, Sam Lois 2. Digs: Daniel Drew 22.
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WATERTOWN 3, WATERFORD 1: The Wolverines were sluggish all night and lost a nonconference match 25-17, 25-17, 25-23 at Watertown.
Mia Grunze had 12 kills and served 100 percent for Waterford, while Aspyn Krygiel had 27 assists and was also perfect serving. Mariah Grunze had nine kills and a team-high 16 digs.
Watertown def. Waterford 25-17, 25-17, 25-23: STAT LEADERS — Kills: Mia Grunze 12. Blocks: Ashley Hancock 4. Assists: Aspyn Krygiel 27. Aces: Olivia Bush, Mariah Grunze 2. Digs: Mariah Grunze 16.