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McCulla rolls good vibes into record-setting total

MATTOON, Ill. -- Finding the water hazard on the second-to-last hole Friday could have derailed Alex McCulla's march toward a record-setting score. But the birdie he closed with allowed the Quincy Notre Dame junior golfer to keep the vibes going.

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Area roundup: Blue Devil girls golf beats Palmyra

QUINCY Blue Devils down Panthers on the links The Quincy High School girls golf team picked up a 175-184 dual win over Palmyra at Westview Golf Course on Monday. Sophomore Laci Novosel was the meet medalist for the Blue Devils with her round of 40...

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McCulla, Raiders birdie way to Monmouth titles

MONMOUTH, Ill. -- Alex McCulla did exactly what he knows he must do. He has to shrug off the bogeys. The Quincy Notre Dame junior golfer opened Saturday's Monmouth-Roseville Invitational at Gibson Woods Golf Course with a drive that settled into a hole.

Blue Devil girls take home opener
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Blue Devil girls take home opener

QUINCY -- Beautiful weather greeted the Quincy High School girls golf team when it hosted its first home meet at Westview Golf Course on Tuesday afternoon, and the Blue Devils took advantage of the conditions. QHS won the quadrangular against...

Blue Devils keep sights on big picture
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Blue Devils keep sights on big picture

QUINCY -- It's been 36 years since the Quincy High School girls golf team qualified for a state tournament. That drought almost ended last season, but the Blue Devils finished just six strokes out of third place in the Class AA...

Raiders plan for growth throughout season
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Raiders plan for growth throughout season

QUINCY -- There's quite a few young players on the links for the Quincy Notre Dame girls golf team this season. Aside from senior Hannah Dreier in the No. 1 spot, the Raiders next three individuals are underclassmen. "We are a very young team...

Back on top: Raiders win first tourney this fall by capturing Quincy Invitational again
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Back on top: Raiders win first tourney this fall by capturing Quincy Invitational again

QUINCY -- It wasn't cause for panic, but the Quincy Notre Dame boys golfers were well aware of the fact they hadn't won a tournament championship this season. "We won all but one last year," senior David Hutson said. "So this was different."

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Sports briefs: QHS wins quad, takes second in tennis tourney

CAMP POINT, Ill. Suns capture triangular The Southeastern boys golf team had three scores in the 40s and was the only team to post a score lower than 200 in winning a triangular Friday at Arrowhead Heights Golf Course. The Suns shot a 199, while Liberty..

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Golf briefs: Raiders sixth in showcase, Blue Devils win WB6 preview

In a field more stacked than any state tournament will be, the Quincy Notre Dame boys golf team held its own. The Raiders also established themselves as one of the teams to beat in Class 2A. QND finished sixth...

Raiders right back in swing of things
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Raiders right back in swing of things

QUINCY -- Monday morning's thunderstorms made Westview Golf Course's fairways and greens soft and the pins more accessible. So the Quincy Notre Dame boys golfers took advantage. The Raiders shot a 294 team score in humid conditions Monday afternoon...