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T-Birds dominate United Kansas Conference girls golf



Shawnee Heights' girls golf team put all six T-Birds in the top 10 individually en route to a 21-stroke victory in Monday's United Kansas Conference tournament at Painted Hills Golf Course in Kansas City, Kan.

Heightsgolf2Shawnee Heights' girls golf team poses for a picture with its United Kansas Conference championship trophy Monday at Painted Hills. [Twitter]

Senior Olivia Morgan led the T-Birds with an 18-hole score of 98, tying Leavenworth's Chloe Herring for the UKC individual championship and finishing as the runner-up in a scorecard playoff.

Shawnee Heights also got a fifth-place finish from sophomore Karlyn Bowman (109) while sophomore Jaccyn Bugg and junior Rachel Donaldson were part of a three-way tie for sixth place, with Bugg finishing seventh and Donaldson eighth in a scorecard playoff.

Senior Kameron Burnam placed ninth for the T-Birds with a 112 and freshman Lyla Blair was 10th with a 113.

Heightsgolf1Shawnee Heights won Monday's United Kansas Conference girls golf championship by a 21-stroke margin. [Twitter]

Shawnee Heights finished with a four-person score of 429 while Basehor-Linwood placed second at 450 and De Soto third at 454.


Team scores

Shawnee Heights 429, Basehor-Linwood 450, De Soto 454.

Individual results

1. Chloe Herring, Leavenworth, 98 (won scorecard playoff); 2. Olivia Morgan, Shawnee Heights, 98; 3. Lauren Lawless, Basehor-Linwood, 100; 4. Maura Williams, De Soto, 102; 5. Karlyn Bowman, Shawnee Heights, 109; 6. Olivia May, Basehor-Linwood, 111 (won scorecard playoff); 7. Jaccyn Bugg, Shawnee Heights, 111 (won scorecard playoff), 111; 8. Rachel Donaldson, Shawnee Heights, 111; 9. Kameron Burnam, Shawnee Heights, 112; 10. Lyla Blair, Shawnee Heights, 113.