Overland Park Two city golfers earned spots on the Sunflower League first team with identical scores on Wednesday at the Olathe East Invitational.
Free State High junior Emily Bermel shot an 82 at the tournament, which served as the last leg of the Sunflower League championship, and finished third in the league standings with a three-round score of 251. Lawrence High senior Abby Schmidtberger also carded a final-round 82 to finish sixth in the league with a total of 256. Olathe Northwest’s Audrey Judd was league champion with 218.
Free State took fourth place in the Sunflower League team standings with a three-round 1181. Lawrence High placed sixth out of eight teams with 1213. League champion Shawnee Mission East totalled 1059.
LHS senior Campbell Drake (13th place, 281) and FSHS junior Karen Campbell (15th, 288) earned honorable mention league honors. Campbell shot 92 and tied for 11th in Wednesday’s tourney, and Drake shot 93 for 13th. Bermel placed fourth and Schmidtberger fifth after scorecard tiebreakers.
Olathe East Invitational
Wednesday at St. Andrews
Team scores: SM East 340, Olathe Northwest 371, Free State 386, Olathe East 391, Lawrence 392, Olathe South 396, SM Northwest 425, SM South 428, SM North 492.
Free State results: 4. Emily Bermel 82; 11t. Karen Campbell 92; 21t. Erin Meyers 104; 29t. Catie Griffin 108; 31t. Anne Goebel 109; 44. Maddie Williams 118.
Lawrence High results: 5. Abby Schmidtberger 82; 13. Campbell Drake 93; 24t. Izzy Schmidtberger 106; 35t. Bonnie Reinsch 111; 41t. Maddie Goscha 115.
Sunflower League team scores: SM East 1059, Olathe Northwest 1081, Olathe East 1158, Free State 1181, Olathe South 1200, Lawrence 1213, SM Northwest 1268, SM North 1482.
Free State results (Sunflower League): 3. Emily Bermel 251; 15. Karen Campbell 288; 25t. Catie Griffin 324; 30. Erin Meyers 331; 32. Anne Goebel 336; 34. Maddie Williams 339.
Lawrence High results (Sunflower League): 6. Abby Schmidtberger 258; 13. Campbell Drake 281; 37. Izzy Schmidtberger 349; 39. Maddie Goscha 355; 41. Bonnie Reinsch 378.