Pisgah shines in golf, cross country state championships
FOXFIRE VILLAGE — Senior Ashley Thompson shot 165 for two rounds and finished fifth individually, while the Pisgah varsity girls golf team (617) finished 10th overall at the North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s state 1-A/2-A Girls Golf Championships at the West Course at the Foxfire Resort and Golf Club in Foxfire Village.
Pisgah’s Elizabeth Belham shot a 207 and finished 47th and Haley Penland came in 71st after shooting a 245.
Defending champion Isabella Rusher of Salisbury fired the only par round of the entire tournament to pull away and win the individual crown.
Salisbury also defende its team championship, rolling to the Class 1-A/2-A team championship a year ago by a whopping 33 shots, really blew the field away this time, winning by an incredible 60 strokes. The Hornets ...