An already spectacular season-long golf resume get even higher for Alina Ho.
In perhaps her most important accomplishment of the autumn marketing campaign, the Langley Excessive Faculty sophomore received the women Zone 4A qualifying match with a 2-under 70 rating Oct. 20 on the Lakes Course at Twin Lakes Golf Course in Clifton. Because of this, Ho was one in every of 11 gamers within the discipline of fifty to qualify to play within the Virginia Excessive Faculty League’s 18-hole Women State Open match in Harrisonburg.
Ho tied for second with a 77 in final season’s zone qualifier, then completed tied for twelfth within the Women State Open.
Enjoying with a brand new set of irons she acquired simply hours earlier at this season’s qualifier, Ho’s spherical included a tap-in eagle 3 putt on the thirteenth gap after hitting a protracted tee shot, then a pitching wedge method to inside inches of the opening. She additionally made two birdies and two bogeys throughout the spherical, profitable by 4 photographs over Cailyn Park of Fairfax with a 74.
“It was so enjoyable taking part in on this match,” Ho stated. “I used to be simply attempting to shoot an honest rating to qualify.”
Ho has been a busy participant this fall. She was on the Langley varsity co-ed workforce that received district, area and VHSL Class 6 state championships this season, taking pictures within the 70s in all three tournaments. Ho’s 72 positioned her tenth within the co-ed state match.
In August tournaments, Ho was the women co-champion on the Patriot Invitational, and positioned tenth on the Don Roth Invitational with a 71.
4 different Langley gamers additionally certified for the Women State Open throughout the zone spherical. They have been sophomores Catherine Qui and Emily Wang, who every tied for third with 77s, and juniors Cami Hiek and Audrey Yim, every carding 79s.
Yim tied for first with a 76 in final season’s state qualifier, then shot 84 within the State Open. Wang additionally performed in final season’s state open.
Additionally qualifying to play within the Women State Open for the fourth time in her high-school profession was Madison Excessive senior Katelynn Waclawski with a 79 on this season’s zone occasion. She tied for ninth within the state final season with a 77, tied for thirty seventh as a sophomore and for forty third as a freshman.
Waclawski received the zone qualifer in 2019 and was third in 2018.
Not incomes state berths on the Oct 20 zone qualifier from Langley have been Sarah Wang with an 81 Samantha Ritchie with 82, Mei Torrey at 87, Eesha Somasundar at 99, Sofia Sadler with a 101 and Amanda Chung at 106.
From McLean Excessive Faculty, Lauren Wooden shot 91 and Ellie Wormser 98 on this season’s zone qualifier, with Oakton’s Shanon Sweeney carding a 98. Madison’s Sonali Chandra shot 95 and Anita Chandra 105.
NOTE: The Langley Excessive ladies membership golf workforce had an 11-0 document this fall. The workforce consisted of some 17 gamers.