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Golf Girls Notch Second League Tournament Victory
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Competing for Oakdale High School at Dryden Park Golf Course on Tuesday, Sept. 20 were Lady Mustang golfers, from left: Janelle Velazquez, Kaylie Parola, Xcaret Duque, Hannah Herschbach, Aubrey Thompson, Reagan Shatswell. Photo Contributed

Valley Oak League Tournament number two is in the books and make it two in a row for the Oakdale Lady Mustangs. The varsity golf girls have taken first place in each of the first two league tourneys and this past week, got to play on their home course.

“All six of our players finished in the top 10 on the day,” said coach Lee McGhee. “Solid rounds from Kaylie Parola and Hannah Herschbach set the tone for the rest of the league, finishing one and two in the tournament.”

Janelle Velazquez carded one of her best rounds as a Mustang golfer, finishing fourth overall. Finishing with a 93 and number six overall was Xcaret Duque.

“Xcaret said that hitting her drives well helped her to have a good score,” noted McGhee. “It was nice to have a home match for our team and we look forward to building on this as we prepare for the rest of the season.”


VOL Tournament

Oakdale Golf and Country Club

Par 72 red tees

Oakdale 451; Kimball 583; East Union 598; Sierra 635; Manteca 653; Central Catholic 671.

Oakdale golfers included: first place, Kaylie Parola 41-41-82; second, Hannah Herschbach 42-42-84; fourth, Janelle Velazquez 47-42-89; sixth, Xcaret Duque 47-46-93; ninth, Aubrey Thompson 54-49-103; tenth, Reagan Shatswell 50-53-103.


In earlier action, Oakdale defeated Central Catholic in a match, 231-327 with Velazquez carding a 44, Duque 45, Parola 46, Herschbach 47, Thompson 49, Shatswell 52.