PREP BRIEFS

WCHS GIRLS GOLF 8th AT KUEMPER: The Webster City girls’ golf team shot a 463 and placed eighth at Saturday’s Carroll Kuemper Invitational at the Carroll Country Club.

Megan Gilbert led the Lynx with a 101, three strokes better than Shannon Swon (104). Taylor Elliott (124), Taylor Pruismann (134) and Brianna Westendorf (140) also participated.

Atlantic won the tournament with a 347 behind Brooke Fletcher’s medalist round of 78.

BALLARD BLANKS LYNX GIRLS TENNIS: Ballard put itself in the driver’s seat from the opening point to the final one in an 11-0 girls’ tennis dual win over Webster City Friday afternoon in Huxley.

Lynx No. 1 singles player Lynne Chalfant led 4-1 early, but Brenna Ripp answered the challenge and rallied for a 7-5, 6-4 win.

The Bombers gave up two or fewer games in seven of the matches.

WCHS will return home today to face Boone at 4:30 p.m.