Haylee Burns at 2020 Golf Championship
By Coach Chris Oliver
Class 1 State Championship
On October 20 and 21, Paradise Point in Smithville hosted this year’s girls golf championships. Winning the team competition was Sacred Heart with Brookfield placing second.
Haylee Burns, representing Schuyler R-1, posted a first day 122, putting her in 66th place. The course was very challenging with temperatures, ranging from 40-50 degrees both days. Day two Haylee put together one of her best rounds this season, she posted 112 for a two day 234 total. Haylee finished 61st overall.
This capped off a great season for her. She earned all-conference and all-district honors in addition to making her first trip to the state golf tournament.
Class 1, District 4
On October 12, 2020, the Class 1, District 4 Golf Tournament was held at Mozingo Lake Golf Course in Maryville, where Haylee Burns, playing with the Lady Rams, carded a season best 111 – including a back 9 of 51. Her playing skills had her tied for 12th place, and since she finished within the top 18, Haylee qualified for the class 1 girls golf state championship held in Smithville.
Lewis & Clark Conference Tournament
The Rams traveled to Heritage Hills in Moberly for the Lewis & Clark conference tournament on September 29. Salisbury was the winning team with a 436, and Ashley Clark of Harrisburg was the individual conference champion with a 94.
Haylee Burns placed 7th overall with a score of 116. Haylee earned all-conference, placing in the top 10.
Lady Rams, competing were Kaycee Hart, finishing 14th overall, and Katelyn Couch, finishing 16th overall.