Girls Golf: Olson ties for second, leads Warriors to 3rd
The Brainerd Warriors opened their season at Alexandria.
ALEXANDRIA — Izzy Olson tied for second and was just one shot away from medalist honors Wednesday, April 27, at the Alexandria Invite.
The Brainerd Warriors junior fired an 80 to lead the Warriors into a tie for third place with a team score of 360.
Olson’s fired nines of 41-39 and aside from one double bogey stayed away from big numbers at the Alexandria Golf Club.
Teammate Katie Foley shot an eighth-place 85. Sophia Karsnia shot 95 and Madelyn Holmstrom a 100 for the Warriors 360 in their first event of the season.
Alexandria, led by Hannah Boraas’ 79, won the tournament.
Team scores: 1-Alexandria 334, 2-Detroit Lakes 350, 3t-Wayzata 360, 3t-Brainerd 360, 5-Chanhassen 363, 6-Fergus Falls 374, 7-Moorhead 375, 8-Minnewaska 377, 9-Rogers 398, 10-Sartell 404, 11-Buffalo 411, 12-Bemidji 420, 13-Willmar 422
Individual medalist: Hannah Boraas (Alex) 79
Brainerd results: 2t-Izzy Olson 80, 8-Katie Foley 85, Sophia Karsnia 95, Madelyn Holmstrom 100, Marcella Timmons 103
Next: Brainerd hosts Central Lakes Conference meet at Madden’s Resort 3 p.m. Monday, May 2.