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Girls golf: Minnewaska heads to state again

The Minnewaska golf team consisting of Jenna Janu, Ashlyn Guggisberg, Ellen Stensrud, Ariel Ostrander, Annika Pederson and Maddie McGinty pose with their section trophy last week after qualifying for the state meet for the 10th straight season. The Lakers are coached by Tony Janu and Darin Johnson. (Contributed photo)

The Minnewaska girls’ golf team is headed to the state tournament for the 10th consecutive season after finishing in first place at the Section 3AA competition with a score of 326 on Thursday, May 29 at the Oakdale Golf Club in Buffalo Lake.

Junior Jenna Janu finished as the section medalist after shooting a score of 72. Ashlyn Guggisberg also took third place in the section with a score of 78.

Other Minnewaska scores included Ellen Stensrud with an 85, Ariel Ostrander with a 91, Annika Pederson with a 96 and Maddie McGinty with a 98.

Eric Morken

Eric Morken is the sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers in Douglas County, MN. Follow him on Twitter at echo_sports.

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