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Columbia makes history on the links

By on September 26, 2012 at 11:19 am

Megan Biscan

The Columbia girls golf team didn’t let Sept. 17’s rain dampen their spirits while playing at the North County Country Club.

The Eagles captured their first Cahokia Conference Tournament, beating perennial powerhouse Freeburg by 37 strokes.

The win ends the Midgets’ 10-year reign as conference champs.

Columbia seniors Megan Biscan and Allie Leingang shared medalist honors with rounds of 76, battling through a steady rain in the morning.

This was the first time the Eagles have won the conference championship, much less won a tournament, this season, Columbia coach Eric Turner said…

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Teryn Schaefer

Teryn was born and raised in Waterloo, growing up watching local sports and Mon-Clair baseball. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri Journalism School and loves cheering on her Tigers any chance she gets.