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Girls golf: Tigers ninth at Otness Invite

Farmington senior Alexia Rains putts the ball toward the hole during last week's round at Fountain Valley.

Eighth-grader Brianna Swenson and senior Alexia Rains supplied Farmington's top two scores during a ninth-place finish at last Wednesday's 11-team Stan Otness Invitational at Fountain Valley Golf Course.

The Tigers shot a team score of 434 to finish ahead of Holy Angels and Richfield. Missota Conference rival Northfield claimed the team title.

Swenson led Farmington with an 18-hole round of 97 and Rains was five strokes back with a 102.

Matt Steichen

Matt Steichen has been the sports editor at the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages since 2007. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communications from Briar Cliff University in Sioux City, Iowa. He has previously been a sports writer at the Sioux City Journal and Le Mars Daily Sentinel and the sports editor at the Austin Daily Herald.

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