ST.ALBANSâ€“Strong and gusty northwest winds, fifty degree temperatures, and light showers, perfect weather for the final girlâ€™s golf match of the season. This was a make-up, weather postponed the first date. Weather worse than this?
26 girls from 8 high schools braved the conditions to compete in the Champlain Invitational, including a record 9 golfers from South Burlington. Essex won the event with a score of 98. BFA edged Burlington115 to 117 for second. MVU finished fifth with a 125, followed by North Country.
North Country was represented by Captain Bailey Walker, and rookie Allison Greenwood. This was Greenwoodâ€™s third tournament.
According to Coach Hampton, â€śShe has worked hard to learn the game, and has quickly learned the skills necessary to play the game. She will be a contributor next year.â€ť