Girls golf: Detroit Lakes wins home invite behind Knoop's medalist round

Results from Detroit Lakes girls golf from Apr. 29.

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The Detroit Lakes girls golf team poses after winning its first home invite of the season on Apr. 29. 2022 at Lakeview at the Detroit Lakes Country Club.
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DETROIT LAKES – The Detroit Lakes girls golf team won its first home meet of the season at the Detroit Lakes Country Club. The Lakers took first place with a team score of 307 on the Lakeview course.

Sophomore Hanna Knoop paced Detroit Lakes with a medalist round at 68. She shot even par on the front nine with a birdie on No. 1 and a bogey on No. 3. Knoop also made pars on five holes on the back nine.

Senior McKenna Mallow took second in the field at 75. She made par on four holes on the front nine before kicking off the back nine with a birdie. Mallow finished the round with four pars on the last seven holes.

Laura Syltie tied for sixth in the pack at 79. She strung together three pars on the front nine before making par putts on two of the last three holes. Freshman Sydney Miller (85) was six strokes behind Syltie to round out the varsity scorers for Detroit Lakes.

Detroit Lakes had nine golfers compete on a rainy Friday morning. Eighth-graders Tatum Gatheridge and Maddie McDougall shot an 86 and an 88. Maya Boeke (102), Jaycie Sliper (106) and Becca Hunter (116) rounded out the day for the Lakers.


Pequot Lakes took second place with a team score of 317. Moorhead finished third at 338, while Bemidji came into the clubhouse with a 402.

DETROIT LAKES INVITE TEAM SCORES- 1- Detroit Lakes 307, 2- Pequot Lakes 317, Moorhead 338, 4- Bemidji 402

DETROIT LAKES INVITE TOP 10 INDIVIDUAL FINISHERS- 1- Hanna Knoop (Detroit Lakes) 68, 2- McKenna Mallow (Detroit Lakes) 75, 3- Morgan Krieger (Pequot Lakes) 76, 4- Genevieve Birkeland (Pequot Lakes) 76, 5- Olivia Raldson (Moohread) 78, T6- Annie Neva (Pequot Lakes) 79, T6- Laura Syltie (Detroit Lakes) 79, 8- Madison Hanson 83, T9- Ruby Seidl (Pequot Lakes) 85, T9- Sydney Miller (Detroit Lakes) 79

Jared Rubado is the sports editor for the Detroit Lakes Tribune and the Perham Focus. He moved to the area in September of 2021 after covering sports for the Alexandria Echo Press for nearly three years. Jared graduated from the University of Augustana in 2018 with degrees in journalism and sports managment.
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