Written by SportsDayDFW.com
Ursuline, TCA-Addison boys win golf titles; regional golf, tennis results
The recent golfing dynasties of Ursuline Academy and TCA-Addison continued Tuesday at the TAPPS 5A state golf championships.
Ursuline won its third straight title, winning by 92 strokes. Talia Campbell of Ursuline won the individual title with a 143. Ursuline’s Kaci McCartan and Elisabeth Rau finished third and fifth.
TCA-Addison won its fourth straight boys title by 40 strokes over Prestonwood Christian. Argyle Liberty Christian’s Ty Dunlap finished first, with a 138. TCA-Addison’s Kramer Hickok was second and Prestonwood’s Tanner Kesterson was third.
Regional tennis: When it came to singles at the 5A Region I championships in Lubbock, D-FW dominated. Jocelle Rudico of Duncanville won the girls singles title, and Mansfield’s Andrew Korinek won boys singles. Kelley Anderson and Austin McCasin of Southlake Carroll finished second in the girls and boys singles competition, joining Rudico and Korinek as state qualifiers. Plano West’s boys doubles team of Sanjay Goswami and Parker Cohen finished second and also qualified.
The 4A Region I championships featured two area qualifiers: Joshua’s Christian Kemenes in boys singles and Haley Whatley of Birdville in girls singles.
Regional golf: Allen continued its recent run of success, dominating the 5A Region I girls team standings. Freshman Maddie Szeryk won the tournament in Lubbock with a 143 two-day total. Maggie Neece of Colleyville Heritage and Hebron’s Shelby Wilson were the two individual qualifiers, finishing second and third overall. The other qualifying girls team was El Paso Eastwood.
Like Allen, Carrollton Creekview had similar success at the 4A Region II championship. Creekview’s April McCoy and Jennifer Park finished first and second and led the team to the title. Highland Park finished second and also qualified for state. Woodrow Wilson’s Grace Choi and Eji Kwon of Carrollton Newman Smith finished third and fourth and were the two individual qualifiers.
Class 4A Region II Golf Results - (At Wildhorse GC, Robson Ranch, Denton)
Carr. Creekview 324-308—632
Highland Park 342-316—658
Frisco Centennial 339-325—664
Red Oak 368-376—744
Sulpher Springs 373-386—759
Long. Pine Tree 427-403—830
Woodrow Wilson 548-525—1073
Bryan Adams 551-527—1078
April McCoy, Carr. Creekview, 74-72—146
Jennifer Park, Carr. Creekview, 79-71—150
Grace Choi, Woodrow Wilson, 80-71—151* (1)
Eji Kwon, Carr. N. Smith, 78-73—151*
Patricia Holt, Frisco, 73-79—152
Maddie McCrary, Wylie East, 78-75—153
Callie Scheffler, Highland Park, 79-73—153
Sarah Brown, Mt. Pleasant, 78-79—157
Rowena Fadullon, Frisco Centennial, 80-78—158
Elanna Thomas, Waxahachie, 83-76—159
Paige Nelson, Carr. Creekview, 80-79—159
J’Lynn Vacek, Frisco Centennial, 82-77—159
(1) Won one-hole playoff for third place
* Advances as Medalist to State Championship Tournament at Austin's Jimmy Clay GC, May 9-10
Region I-4A Tennis Results
1. Levitt - Dockery (Wichita Falls)
2. May - Tyler (Waco Midway)
3. Dedeke - Rains (Aledo)
1. Conner Curry (WF Rider)
2. Chris Norrie (WF Rider)
3. Christian Kemenes (Joshua)
1. Wilemon - Gray (Wichita Falls)
2. Saied - Cowsert (Wichita Falls)
3. Lambeth - Wegleitner (El Paso Burges)
1. Kenna Kitgo (Waco Midway)
2. Melinda Johnson (WF Rider)
3. Haley Whatley (Birdville)
1. Ross - Schultz (Wichita Falls)
2. Sawyer - Brendemuehl (Waco Midway)