Winnebago captures regional, Kneller wins individual title

BYRON, Ill. (WIFR) Winnebago followed up its first conference championship with a regional title as it edged out Boylan Thursday at PrairieView Golf Club.

The Indians beat the Titans by four strokes as both teams advanced to Monday's sectional.

Junior Ashley Potter led Bago with a 94 while senior Alison Lowtharp, 95, and Kyra Simon, 96, all placed in the top 10.

Rockford Christian sophomore Emily Kneller topped the field as she shot a 77 while Boylan freshman Ella Greenberg was two shots behind.

Lutheran's Brooke Bunjes and Finley Rock, Rochelle's Megan Thiravong and Stillman Valley's Ashlynn Challand all qualified as individuals.