Beauprez qualifies for state golf
Denae Beauprez gets to play a little more high school golf.
The Yuma High School senior shot a 100 at Highland Hills in Greeley, Monday during the Class 3A regional. That placed her eighth, earning her one of the individual berths to the 3A state tournament. It will be held May 20-21 at Eagle Ranch Golf Course in Eagle.
Otis’ Coley Smith finished ninth, one stroke behind Beauprez with a 101.
Lainey Mekelburg and Jada Young also played for Yuma in the regional tournament. Mekelburg shot a 117, and Young 135.
The Yuma golfers still have one more regular season tournament, as well, as they will compete in the rescheduled Estes Park tournament on Wednesday, May 15.
Look for more on Beauprez in next week’s edition.