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Paynesville Press - April 20, 2005

Jensen takes second place at Melrose meet

By Michael Jacobson

Junior Amber Jensen placed second individually as the girls' golf team finished sixth in a seven-team nonconference meet at Melrose on Thursday.

Amber Jensen Jensen shot a bogey round of 45, trailing medalist Kjersti Johnson of Minnewaska by four strokes. Nine other golfers shot rounds in the 40s in the sunny weather on Thursday.

Junior Amber Jensen shot a round of 45 at Melrose on Thursday, finishing second individually.

The Bulldogs were sixth as a team with a four-golfer total of 211, trailing fifth-place LPGE by one stroke. Minnewaska (190) won the meet, Sauk Centre (194) was second, Pierz (200) was third, and BBE (205) was fourth. Melrose (217) was seventh.

Sophomore Marissa Mackedanz shot 50 to be the Dogs' second scorer. Ninth grader Natasha Fangmeier shot 56 and sophomore Cassandra Olmscheid shot 60 to complete the Dogs' team score.

This week, the Dogs had their first conference meet at Wapicada in St. Cloud on Tuesday. They will next play in a conference meet at Sauk Centre on Tuesday, April 26.

Team Scores
1. Minnewaska 190
2. Sauk Centre 194
3. Pierz 200
4. BBE 205
5. LPGE 210
6. Paynesville 211
7. Melrose 217

Individual Results
Paynesville - Amber Jensen (2) 45; Marissa Mackedanz 50; Natasha Fangmeier 56; Cassandra Olmscheid 60; Katrina Daby 72; Meghan Doll 76.

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