Earning their place at states

By: Mark Vest | Grosse Pointe Times | Published June 12, 2013

The golf teams from Grosse Pointe South and Grosse Pointe Woods University Liggett have advanced to the state finals, as both squads finished in third place in their respective regional tournament.

South competed at a Division 1 regional tournament at the Orchards in Washington June 4, finishing with a score of 317.

Liggett came away from a Division 4 regional tournament at Lake Forest in Ann Arbor June 5 with a score of 351.

Individually, Grosse Pointe North’s Garrett Freismuth earned a trip to the state finals after firing a 77 at the Orchards.

The D-1 state final is scheduled to take place at Forest Akers West, located on the campus of Michigan State University, with the D-4 state finals scheduled to take place at Forest Akers East.

Both tournaments are scheduled for June 14-15.