Salem maximum four-point winners in Saturday’s annual Match Play at the Salem Country Club (left to right) Kenzie Anderson, Lauren Ice, and Alyssa Paul.
The Salem Lady Wildcats came away from Salem’s annual match play invitational event Saturday with a win over Centralia, Carmi, and Breese Central.
The match play competition is an 18 hole event where the players win team points based on the number of holes that they win against other players in their group.
Salem’s Kenzie Anderson, Lauren Ice, and Alyssa Paul each won the maximum 4 team points in their groups. Jairva Stroud won 3 points in her group. Laine Stinnett won 2 ½ points in her group and Haley Duncan won 1 ½ points in her group. Salem’s total team score was 19 points. Breese Central claimed 2nd place with 13 ½ points. Centralia won 3rd with 13 points and Carmi ended up in 4th place with 9 ½ points.
Each group (consisting of 1 player from each team) had a 1st place winner based on the number of holes that that person won out of the 18 holes played. Group 1st place winners from Salem included Kenzie Anderson with 9 holes won, Alyssa Paul also with 9 holes won and Lauren Ice with 5 holes won. Jairva Stroud took 2nd place in her group winning 4 holes. Laine Stinnett tied for 2nd place in her group winning 3 holes and Haley Duncan tied for 3rd place in her group winning 1 hole.