GlobeLocal: Noteworthy performances
Defending her 2017 title in the 20th Lowell Women’s Cities Tournament at Vesper Country Club, the 13-year-old fired a 7-under 29 on the back nine for a even-par 72 finish to edge her 14-year-old sister, Morgan, by a single stroke. She had a hole-in-one and five birdies on the back.
The 16-year-old recorded a 1-up victory over Akshay Bhatia in the 36-hole final of the US Junior Amateur at Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, N.J. A student at the IMG Academy in Florida, he qualifies for the 2018 US Amateur and the 2019 US Open at Pebble Beach.
A rising junior righthander at the University of New Haven, the Xaverian Brothers grad has compiled a 1.60 earned average, fanning 27 batters in 28 innings, for the first-place Martha’s Vineyard Sharks (28-13) of the Futures Collegiate Baseball League.