South Riding, VA (August 15, 2016) – The Freedom Eagles golf team secured two key team victories over the past week on their home course of South Riding Golf Club.
On Thursday, August 11th, Freedom placed 1st at the regular season’s final golf conference 22 mini-tournament. The Eagles were paced by senior Ashley Nguyen who shot a 78 to lead her squad to victory. With the win, the Eagles finish 2nd overall in the conference and will compete for a regional championship bid on September 26th at Bull Run Golf Course.
Four days later on Monday, August 15th, the Eagles took on, and defeated the Woodgrove Wolverines in a 9-hole match by the scored 156 – 161. The 5-shot low score victory marked the first match win for the Eagles this season. The Eagles were paced by freshmen George Clark who shot an impressive 1 under (35) to lead all golfers. Senior Ashley Nguyen shot an even par (36). Also scoring for the Eagles were Sejal Sankaren (42) and Hunter Capestany (43).
Freedom will be back in action Wednesday and Thursday, as they will be competing in the Atomic Golf Invitational, hosted by Annandale High School.
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