Girls golf season preview notebook

Lake Zurich’s Aine Mattera watches the flight of her golf ball during the North Suburban Conference championship meet last season. | Brian O’Mahoney | for Sun-Times Media

Three of the top four scorers on Mundelein’s 2013 Class AA regional championship girls golf team were seniors, so it would be easy to believe 2014 could be a rebuilding season for the Mustangs.

Not so, according to coach Barb Hartwig.

“We will continue to be competitive,” Hartwig said. “We should be one of the top teams [in the North Suburban Conference].”

The good news for Hartwig and the Mustangs is that two players from that regional-winning lineup have been piling up rounds this summer. Senior Shannon Streeter and junior Megan Weise are the team’s best players heading into the start of the season.

“Both girls attended our summer pro camp with Impact Golf,” Hartwig said. “Shannon played every Monday in our summer league program and competed in [Illinois Junior Golf Association] tournaments. All of the girls worked on their games and lowered their scores.”

Hartwig said to expect freshman Jennifer Dimitriou to make an impact.

[Read the entire preview on High School Cube News]

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