Mattson wins Heart River Invite
SOUTH HEART — Heart River junior Jada Mattson didn’t have any trouble on her home course.
The Heart River junior’s group included Hazen’s Baylee Fitzgerald, Bowman County’s Karly Palczewski and Beulah’s Jennifer Zastawniak. The players started on the back nine and Mattson posted a 38 in the opening nine holes.
Fitzgerald took runner-up with a 91, while Hazen’s Nikole Bitterman placed third with a 95. The Bison won the team title with a 392. Beulah placed runner-up with a 408 and Heart River rounded out the top three with a 442.
The teams from Region 5 travel to Bowman County for the regional tournament at 10 a.m. Friday.
Heart River Invitational
At Pheasant Country Golf Course
Team scores: Hazen 392, Beulah 408, Heart River 442, Bowman County 447.
Individual top 3: 1, Jada Mattson, HR, 82. 2, Baylee Fitzgerald, Hazen, 91. 3, Nikole Bitterman, Hazen, 95.