OKLAHOMA CITY â€” Poteauâ€™s Hannah Ward, the defending Class 4A state golf champion, won the Elgin Invitational, which took place Monday afternoon at Lake Hefner Golf Course.
Ward shot a 73.
Ward wasnâ€™t the only Poteau medalist. Cathleen Manlove was sixth at 84.
The Lady Pirates, the defending Class 4A state champions, finished third as a team at 355 strokes. Hilldale won the tournament with a 353, while Seminole was runner-up as it tied Poteau with a 355 but won the tiebreaker of fifth-place golfers as Seminoleâ€™s had a better score than Poteauâ€™s.
Skylynn Terry shot a 94, followed by Alyssa Vineyward with a 104 and Dallas Terry at 105.
The Lady Pirates played in Tuesdayâ€™s Roland Invitational at Ben Geren Golf Course in Fort Smith, before making up their own Poteau Girls Invitational beginning at 9 a.m. Friday at Choctaw Country Club.