October means state champion golf at Lexington High School. On Monday and Tuesday, the 5A title tournament will be held at The Member Club at Wildwood in Columbia. The Lady Wildcats fell short last year, claiming the team Runner-Up spot, but they have been the dominant team in South Carolina, winning 11 of the last 13 State Championships.
A field of 16 teams will compete: Lexington, White Knoll, Boiling Springs, Dorman, Fort Dorchester, Spartanburg, Blythewood, Ashley Ridge, Mauldin, Carolina Forest, Socastee, Wando, Northwestern, Byrnes, Fort Mill, and TL Hanna.
Coach Brandon Smith’s lineup will include:
- Kennedy Gooding (7th Grade), 10:20 AM Tee Time
- Molly Hardwick (7th Grade), 10:28 AM Tee Time
- Karlee Vardas (8th Grade), 10:36 AM Tee Time
- Isabella Rawl (7th Grade), 10:44 AM Tee Time
- Gracyn Burgess (Junior), 10:52 AM Tee Time
The Member Club at Wildwood is located at 90 Mallett Hill Road, 29223 (803-788-8000). Spectators are permitted.
Good luck to the Lady Wildcats!