McNelly places 16th in state golf tourney


     Georgetown -- Gabriela McNelly gave a good representation for Medina Valley at the UIL Girls’ Golf 5A State Championship, held Monday and Tuesday, May 13-14, at the par-72 White Wing Golf Course.

     Competing as an individual medalist in the 36-hole event, she fired an opening round score of 76 on Monday, followed by a 78 on Tuesday. The total of 154 put her into a four-way tie for 16th place, just 11 strokes off the winning total of 143, from Maddi Olson of Abilene Wylie. There were a total of 72 golfers in the field.