MCHS Lady Patriot golf team walked away Saturday with third place honors in state competition. Team members are, from left, front row: Elaney Sommer and Laura Bremer. Back row: Ali Eickholz, Kirsten Faulkner, Coach Kim Hille, Peyton Helm and Sami Weber.
— Planet photo by Beth Shelton
Ninety percent of the time, one individual can’t beat a balanced team effort. Any sports fan knows this. But occasionally one solitary performance is so compelling that the individual lifts his or her team to victory.
Such was the case at the IHSA Class A state golf championship tournament.
Normal’s Katherine Hepler dominated the field and provided her team with enough firepower to lift them to the title.
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