DAWSONVILLE — The North Hall girls golf team made program history Tuesday at the Area 3-3A championships.
The Lady Trojans fired a 250 at the Chestatee Golf Club to beat second-place Hart County by 31 strokes in taking their first-ever area or region title.
Mikayla Dubnik paced North Hall with a low medalist round of even-par 71. Dubnik finished 7 shots ahead of second place Madison Walley (78) of Morgan County. The Lady Trojans had three of the top six finishers on the day as Willow Hill shot a 86 to finish fifth and Lyric Sanford posted a 93, which was good for sixth.
Jefferson also qualified for the state tournament finishing fourth with a 284. East Jackson was fifth (304) and Dawson County (316) was sixth. Both the Lady Dragons and Lady Tigers qualified for the state tournament, which will be held at Arrowhead Pointe Golf Course in Elberton on May 21-22.
1. North Hall 250*
2. Hart County 281*
3. Morgan County 282*
4. Jefferson 284*
5. East Jackson 304*
6. Dawson County 316*
7. Fannin County 322
8. Lumpkin County 331
9. Jackson County 339
10. Cherokee Bluff 361
11. GAC 369
12. East Hall 393
13. Franklin County 394
*Qualified for 3A state tournament
1. Mikayla Dubnik (North Hall) 71
2. Madison Walley (Morgan Co.) 78
T3. Lainey Painter (Fannin Co.) 85*
T3. Lauren Weaver (Hart Co.) 85
5. Willow Hill (North Hall) 86
6. Lyric Sanford (North Hall) 93
7. Hansley Jordan (Hart Co.) 93
T8. Ashlyn Burch (Lumpkin Co.) 94*
T8. Ellie Kinlaw (Jefferson) 94
T10. Shamiya Johnson (Jefferson) 95
T10. Mikayla Simonton (Jefferson) 95
*Qualified for 3A state tournament as an Individual