Latzig returns to state golf


Maple Lake senior Tabitha Latzig earned the right to compete in the Minnesota State Golf Tournament Tuesday and Wednesday, with a strong performance at the section meet.
Sections began on Thursday, May 29, at Becker. Participating for the Irish were seniors Tabitha Latzig, Maggie Carey, Kirsten Kubian and Kristina Paumen along with junior Vienna Jude.
Scores following the first 18 holes in Becker were as follows: Latzig – 87, Carey – 96, Jude – 99, Kubian – 109 and Paumen – 113. With the cut-off to move on being 100, the top three Irish golfers, Latzig, Carey and Jude, each earned passage to day two of sections.
On June 2, the three Irish golfers who advanced took the course again for day two of sections. Latzig shot an 89 for a two-day total of 176, Carey shot a 98 for a two-day total of 194 and Jude shot a 97, finishing the two days with a total of 196 strokes. 
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