"I've been doing all these tournaments over the summer just to prepare," she added, "getting some new competition. That was really all it was about. I knew after the first day I wasn't going to win, I had to focus on just playing better."
Effingham junior Morgan Wilson also participated in the event, firing a two-round 198 with rounds of 95 and 103, respectively.The event is open to girls who are residents of Illinois, with a handicap of 40 or less and routinely score under 120 for 18 holes. Participants must also be under 19 years old and have not yet started college.
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