Girls golf starting to heat up


Prep girls golf is in full swing with Casa Grande and Healdsburg facing off Thursday in a match of undefeated Sonoma County League teams.

The match at Healdsburg Golf Club, in Tayman Park, features teams with a handful of players returning from successful seasons a year ago.

Leading the Gauchos are All-Empire selection Sarah Bell, Katie Stewart and Shibani Dighe. Returning for the Greyhounds are All-Empire pick Marita Wallace, Katie Curry, Gina Fonti and Jenna Schumacher.

Last season’s league champion Windsor is in the hunt as well.

Thursday’s other SCL contests have Analy at Petaluma and El Molino visiting Sonoma Valley. All matches start at 3:30 p.m.

Three matches also are scheduled in the North Bay League on Thursday, all teeing off at 3:30 p.m. Santa Rosa is at Elsie Allen, Montgomery takes on Piner, and Ursuline visits Maria Carrillo.