The Northwestern High School girls golf team remained undefeated with a pair of wins Thursday, Sept. 19, at Frederic.
The Tigers finished with a team score of 201, followed by Ladysmith’s 229. Luck/Frederic/Unity didn’t have enough golfers to enter a team score.
Northwestern’s Kiernan Smith took medalist honors with a 41.
Northwestern's Clare Jarman was second among all golfers with a 52 and teammate Alison Raboin tied for third at 53 with Ladysmith’s Kaitlyn Schott.
The Tigers’ remaining scores were McKenzie Tuura, 55; and Reese Smith’s non-counting 63.
The Tigers, who hosted Superior Monday, Sept. 23, play in Heart O’ North Conference championships Wednesday, Sept. 25, at Rolling Oakes Golf Course in Barron.
The Tigers won the first set, but Ladysmith rallied to win the next three win HON action Thursday, Sept. 19, in Ladysmith.
The Tigers, who won the first set 25-22, were led by Brynn Erickson, 13 kills and 21 digs; Allison Luoma, seven kills; and Tayva Plasch, 27 set assists.
Ladysmith won the next three sets by scores of 25-16, 25-14, 25-17.
“It was a tale of two teams for both teams tonight,” NHS coach Charlie Hessel said. “We played a great first set, and Ladysmith was very solid in the last three. They had a lot of big hits and seemed to get stronger as the night went on.
“We lacked communication at times, but still showed a lot of hustle. Unfortunately, Kadysmith ultimately outplayed us.
The Tigers (5-14 overall, 1-1 HON) play at Superior at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24.