In Sept. 2 Issue
The Lady Lakers finished second out of 18 teams taking part in the 10th annual Kentucky Invitational Tournament held at Lakewood Country Club this past weekend.
The Lady Scotties of Glasgow and the Lady Lakers tied at 331 with Glasgow getting the win through a scorecard tiebreaker. Lydia Gumm, a sophomore at North Hardin High School, won the individual championship for the 5th consecutive year by shooting a 61 and tied a LCC course record.
Scoring for Russell County's varsity team: Danielle Murray led the way for the Lady Lakers with a 76 and earned a 7th place finish overall out of 96 golfers; Brianne Coe 80, Lauren Haynes 86, Kenna Richardson 89 and Ryan Hoover 92. The Lady Laker JV team was led by Hailey Aaron's 89, Caitlyn Kerr 92, Lindsay Haynes' 102, and Lesley Roy 108.
The Lady Lakers, along with coaches Lowell Robertson and Robin Rixon, would like to thank all the community sponsors for making this event a success.
The Lady Lakers would like to thank the following sponsors: First National Bank of Russell Springs, Gaddie Shamrock, Lindsey Wilson College, Gary Robertson (candidate for County Judge Executive), Duo County Telephone, McDonalds, ESPN Radio 1060, Bennett's Carpet, Bernard Funeral Home, Bryant Brothers Mill, D & R Livestock, Grider Insurance Agency, Hubbard's Building Supply, Jamestown Value Rite Pharmacy, Lily Creek Medical Group, The Little Chop Shop, McKinney & Blair Insurance, Monticello Bank, Pepsi, Ralph Roy Realty, Russell County Tourist Commission, Selby Asphalt Maintenance, Stephens Pipe and Steel, Superior Battery, Wilson and Sons Building Supply, Aaron Construction, American Cable, Bank of Jamestown, Black's Appliance Center, Cooper Chiropractic, Franklin Motors, Melanie Loy Flanagan, Mighty Dollar, Robertson Farm, Somerset Golf Cart, Webb HVAC, Adams Bait and Tackle, Brown's Service & Towing, Montgomery's Furniture, Minit Mart (Godfather's Pizza), Pizza Hut, Premier Drug, SKRECC, Branscum Fruit Market and Lisha Popplewell.
They also wish to thank Lakewood Country Club for hosting the event and providing such great hospitality.
A big thanks goes out to the following people who dedicated their time throughout the day to help with the 2010 Kentucky Invitational Tournament: Greg Coe, Glen Holt, Bruce Hogue, Evan Daffron, Mark Henry, William Murray, Capt. Robert King, John McFall, Bernie Bricker, Doug Anderson, Jeff Hoover, Jeron Wall, Brent Robertson, Bobby Grider, Mike Emerson and Joey Hoover. We would also like to thank all the members of Lakewood Country Club who donated their golf carts for tournament.
The Lady Laker golf team was in action on Monday at Lakewood Country Club in a home match with McCreary Central. The Lady Lakers were victorious.
Scoring for the Lady Lakers:
The Lady Laker golf team was in action on Thursday afternoon at Lakewood Country Club in a home match against Lincoln County and Pulaski County. The Lady Lakers shot a team score of 172 beating both Lincoln and Pulaski by more than 30 strokes.
Scoring for the Lady Lakers: