Austin Packers girls golf team competes in first day of Section 1AAA meet in Cannon Falls Tuesday

The Austin Packers girls golf team traveled to Cannon Golf Club in Cannon Falls for the first day of the Section 1AAA meet Tuesday, and in the team competition after Day 1, the Packers are in seventh place in the 12-team field with a total of 386.  The Lakeville South Cougars lead the team competition with a total of 321, 24 strokes clear of second-place Albert Lea at 345.

Individually for Austin, 8th grader Ailani Thiravong is tied for 12th after Day 1 of the tournament with a score of 89, fellow 8th grader Sydney Lewis carded a 96, sophomore Izzy Sellers finished with a 99, 8th grader Lucy Annis shot a round of 102, and 8th graders Gracie Greenman and Reagan Harty finished with rounds of 112 and 114, respectively.

Day 2 of the tournament will take place back at Cannon Golf Club in Cannon Falls Thursday, with the teams scheduled to tee off at 8:30 a.m.