Cy-Fair Girls Capture 17-6A Golf Championship

Cypress, TX (April 6, 2016) The Cy-Fair High School girls’ golf team completed a Bobcat sweep of district titles with a two-round score of 648 (335-313) at the District 17-6A Golf Tournament, held April 4-5 at Cypress Lakes Golf Club.

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Cy-Fair girls’ gold team: Grace Ni,Sarah Carlat, Laura Palmer, Coach Donna Benotti, Kathryn Palmer, and Esha Dewan

The Bobcats qualified for the Region III-6A Golf Tournament, set for April 11-12 at Eagle Pointe Golf Club (12450 Eagle Point Drive) in Mont Belvieu. The golfers who comprised the total were Grace Ni (78-75—153), Sarah Carlat (84-76—160), Laura Palmer (85-77—162), Kathryn Palmer (88-85—173) and Esha Dewan (91-86—177).

“I was so impressed with the team’s successful scores. We had three golfers produce their best scores during the district tournament,” said Donna Benotti, Cy-Fair head golf coach. “They were under great pressure at district to produce the best scores; what more could a coach ask for? This is a great group of girls, and as always we have had an absolute blast this season. This team has captured my heart and worked really hard to accomplish our team goals. I am super proud of them.”

Cypress Woods High School was the runner-up with a two-round score of 669 (340-329) to also qualify for the regional tournament. Wildcat golfers were Gurleen Kaur (69-73—142), Allie Nutt (91-86—177), Kaley Martin (83-86—163), Reese Winn (97-87—184) and Jordyn Hudson (104-94—198). Kaur’s score was the best individual score of the tournament by an 11-stroke margin.

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Cy Woods girl’s golf team: Reese Winn, Gurlee Kaur, Kaley Martin, Allie Nutt, and Jordyn Hudson; Gurlee Kaur carded the top individual score

The two individual medalists who also qualified for regionals are:

  • Nikita Patel, Cypress Ridge High School (93-81—174); and
  • Kelly Swanson, Cypress Creek High School (91-86—177).

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Cy Creek sophomore Kelly Swanson; Cy Ridge sophomore Nikita Patel
Courtesy of the District