Pugh finishes in T-27

Ron Howell
Sports Editor

LUBBOCK — Journee Pugh of Sweetwater shot a last-round 89 to tie for 27th place at the Region I-4A girls golf tournament that ended Thursday at Shadow Hills Golf Course.
Pugh shot a first-round 86 to finish with a 175 total in her first regional appearance. Wylie’s Maddi Olson defended her medalist title by firing 69-69-138, beating Big Spring’s Abbey Bryan and Bushland’s Briss Graham by 13 strokes. Bryan, Graham and Brynlee Dyas of Andrews Gold qualified for the Class 4A state tournament as individual medalists. Andrews Black (621) beat Wylie by seven strokes to win the team title, with Seminole (654) finishing in third place to earn the other berth. The state tourney is May 21-22 at Slick Rock Golf Course in Marble Falls.