Golf: Martin 11th in state junior girls tournament

Sadie Martin of Elk River tied for 11th in the  MGA state junior girls golf tournament Thursday and Friday.

Martin, 2012 graduate of ERHS, shot 82-74–156 at Oak Marsh Golf Club in Oakdale. The Elk River Golf Club member was 25th among 35 championship flight entrants after a shaky fist round but moved up 14 places the second day.

Celia Kuenster of Somerset won the title with 73-68–141, a stroke ahead of Sarah Burnham of Rush Creek. Kuenster also won the state Class 3A title in June, playing for Cretin-Derham Hall. Martin took fourth in that tournament.

Mary Elmquist, ERHS senior-to-be, places sixth in the First Flight with 81-95–176.