Bentjen Wins LCC Golf Invite, Haschke Follows In 10th For Wayne

LAUREL – Two days after hosting their second and final invite of the year, the Wayne High girls golf team took to the road for a weekend invitational.

From Cedar View Country Club in Laurel, the Bears welcomed in six varsity programs and two JV teams.

The host, Laurel-Concord-Coleridge won their home invite with a 376 outlasting Battle Creek who followed in second with a 406. West Holt finished third with a 456, LCC JV placed fourth with a 521 just ahead of Crofton’s 522 in fifth. Wayne, Elkhorn Valley and Battle Creek JV also had individual golfers.

Wayne’s Natalie Bentjen shot the low 18-hole score with an 85 as the next five of six positions were filled by LCC golfers. Jadyn Kinkaid placed runner-up with an 87 while Sarah Karnes (93), Sidney Groene (98), Hope Swanson (98) and Delaney Hall (98) all finished fourth – seventh. Battle Creek’s Megan Lutt shot an 89 to place third.

Riley Haschke shot a 104 to finish 10th as Trinity Surber shot a personal best of 142.

The Wayne High girls golf team will next compete in the Mid State Conference invite on Thursday hosted by Battle Creek and districts will be in Blair on October 5.


Place Name School Score
1 Natalie Bentjen Wayne 85
2 Jadyn Kinkaid LCC 87
3 Megan Lutt Battle Creek 89
4 Sarah Karnes LCC 93
5 Sidney Groene LCC 98
6 Hope Swanson LCC 98
7 Delaney Hall LCC 98
8 Joslyn Hrabanek Battle Creek 101
9 Reghan Kerkman West Holt 101
10 Riley Haschke Wayne 104
11 Jordyn Laible West Holt 106
12 Raina Lade Battle Creek 107
13 Molly Heimes Battle Creek 109
14 London VanCleave LCC JV 111
15 Erica Brown Elkhorn Valley 113
16 Emma Wilkenson Battle Creek 115
17 Abby Brown Elkhorn Valley 116
18 Maddy Graham LCC JV 117
19 Alexis Anderson Battle Creek JV 117
20 Landyn Mlady West Holt 119
21 Araya Neilsen Crofton 124
22 Francine Zuleta Crofton 127
23 Beka Lipp LCC JV 127
24 Brynn Hilkemeier West Holt 130
25 Kristi Nierodzik Elkhorn Valley 131
26 Paris Walter Crofton 133
27 Piper Dather Crofton 138
28 Trinity Surber Wayne 142
29 April Guenther Crofton 151
30 Abby Tasler LCC JV 166
31 Faith Urwiler LCC JV 175