Fickes, Hirai close out victories

06/14/2013 12:33 AM

06/14/2013 12:35 AM

Beaufort’s Josh Fickes shot a final-round 2-over 74 at Country Club of Lexington on Thursday and saw his day two lead slip to one stroke on the way to winning the boys 15-17 division of the SCGA Junior Championship.

Fickes ended at 6-under 210, one shot ahead of Mount Pleasant’s Jamie Wilson and St. Matthews’ Justin Hood.

In the boys 13-14 division, Sumter’s Christian Salzer won by a four-stroke margin, shooting 75 for the second day in a row on the way to 2-over 218.

In the WSCGA Junior Girls Championship, held at the Oak Point Course at Kiawah Island, Summerville’s Reona Hirai cruised to a seven-stroke victory for her first title.

Kelli Murphy, a rising senior at Lugoff-Elgin, was third.

Girls 16-18

1. Reona Hirai 73-72-73—218

2. Kelsey Badmaev 77-77-71—225

3. Kelli Murphy 80-72-74—226

4. Anne Taylor Hough 79-78-74—231

5. Jacqueline Twitty 74-79-80—233

6. Sydney Legacy 80-73-81—234

7. Cayla Smith 74-78-83—235

8. Annika Bovender 79-85-75—239

9. Nicole Chin 86-74-81—241

10. Ann Elizabeth Gore 88 78 76—242

11. Juliana Sebastian 82-79-82—243

Girls 13-15

1. Natalie Srinivasan 74-77-74—225

2. Kate Harper 78-79-78—235

3. Sarina Sonoda 82-77-78—237

4. Savanah Goodman 80-78-83—241

6. Jaelyn Tindal 83-82-81—246

5. Jensen Castle 82-86-78—246

7. Kathleen Sumner 87-79-83—249

8. Whitney Carter 89-91-88—268

9. Jodee Tindal 87-92-90—269

10. Anna Eddy 88-97-85—270

11. Megan Dresser 97-91-97—285

Boys 15-17

1. Josh Fickes 69-67-74—210

T2. Jamie Wilson 74-68-69—211

T2. Justin Hood68-71-72—211

4. Alex Handy68-70-74—212

T5. Michael McKee73-69-72—214

T5. Zach McLain69-73-72—214

T5. R.J. Keur70-70-74—214

T8. Winn Taylor73-74-68—215

T8. Zachary Herold 71-73-71—215

T8. Sawyer Mills 73-69-73—215

T11. Bennett Gilliard 74-74-68—216

T11. Bryson Nimmer70-75-71—216

T11. Caleb 70-72-74—216

Boys 13-14

1. Christian Salzer68-75-75—218

2. Harrison Corbin71-77-74—222

T3. Jack Parrott79-73-71—223

T3. Ryan Marter77-72-74—223

5. Alec Weary73-76-76—225

T6. Andrew Orischak78-72-77—227

T6. Harry Reynolds74-75-78—227

8. Wil Sheppard79-75-75—229

9. Brady Allen Hinkle78-75-77—230

T10. Trent Phillips79-77-75—231

T10. Henry Augenstein73-79-79—231

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