Tschetter competes in U.S. Girls’ Junior golf tournament

STEVENS POINT, Wis. — Soon-to-be senior on the Minot High School girls golf team, Becca Tschetter is gearing up for her final high school season by testing out her skills against some of the best girl golfers in the country at the U.S. Girls’ Junior golf tournament in Steven Point, Wisconsin.

The opening round of the two-day tournament at the SentryWorld Golf Course got the better of Tschetter. She shot an 89 (17-over par) to end up in a three-way tie for last place out of 156 golfers.

The tournament leader, Yuka Saso from the Philippines, shot an astonishing 65 (7-under par). In total, 27 golfers put together rounds even or better than par.

Tschetter aims to improve her score with a better second round, which tees off at 8:50 a.m. this morning. Live results can be found at usga.org.

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