Girls Varsity Golf · Golf finishes third in county


The New Palestine girls golf team placed third in Tuesday’s Hancock County meet at Hawk’s Tail.

The Dragons shot 205 to place third behind Greenfield-Central’s 175 and Mt. Vernon’s 189. Eastern Hancock was fourth with 242.

Megan Diller shot 48 and was an All-County performer. Michaela Purnell shot 51, Abby Belgin 52, Ava Hasecuster a personal-best 54 and Kate Stanfield a 56.

The Dragons are next in action Thursday at Old Oakland against Lawrence Central.