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Desert Hills Wins Girls 3A Title; Nicole Thomas Wins Medalist Honors
Playing under the Stableford scoring system (high score wins) Desert Hills easily won its third straight 3A Utah High School girls golf championship Monday at Dinaland Golf Course in Vernal with a score of 245. Spanish Fork finished second with a 231 tally and Uintah was third at 224. Four of the Desert Hills players finished in the top ten individually.
Dixie’s Nicole Thomas was the medalist with a 75, one shot better than Katie Perkins with a 76. The individual honors were under the regular golf scoring system (low score wins).
The tournament was conducted by the Utah Section of the PGA.
Team standings (Stableford scoring)
1. Desert Hills (245)
2. Spanish Fork (231)
3. Uintah (224)
1. Nicole Thomas, Dixie (75)
2. Katie Perkins, Desert Hills (76)
3. Nicole Begay, Uintah (78)
4. Sarah Folks, Desert Hills (79)
5. Xena Motes, Ogden (81)
6. Becca Dorian, Wasatch (82)