Berry Hills Country Club captured its first West Virginia women's golf club team championship Monday at the Lakeview Resort in Morgantown.
Comprising the winning team were Kathy Chesley, Karen Engel and Julia Stricker, accompanied by golf professional Josh Bower of Scott Depot.
The format used for play was the best two balls out of four for each hole. Team Berry Hills shot 3-over-par 147 to claim the title, with defending champion Parkersburg Country Club finishing as runner-up.
SENIOR GOLF: Huntington's Mike Powers shot the lowest round Monday with a 1-under-par 69 on the par 70, 5,935-yard Berry Hills Country Club course to claim the senior division of the West Virginia Senior Series golf tournament.
Mineral Wells' Jim Mason won the Silver Division for ages 60-69 with a 2-over 73 while Vienna's Richard Chenoweth took the Gold Division (ages 70 and up) with a 1-over 71. (See 2B for results.)
The next Senior Series event will take place May 31 at Clearfork Valley Golf Course in Oceana. For more information on the Senior Series, including complete results and online registration, visit www.wvga.org.
UC BASEBALL: Charleston baseball standout Igor Molina of Coral Springs, Fla., has been named a second-team Daktronics Atlantic All-Region selection.
Molina paced the Golden Eagles in nearly every offensive category, while also finishing as one of the best in the country at getting on base. His .525 on-base percentage currently ranks 14th in NCAA Division II.
MU BASEBALL: Isaac Ballou was named Marshall's student-athlete of the week after hitting .667 during last weekend's three-game series at Tulane.
The junior from Smithville, Va., went 4-for-4, including a two-run double, during Saturday's 10-0 win to close out the regular season. Ballou ripped three hits in Friday's matchup and went 1-for-4 and scored the only run in Thursday's game.