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Former Jamestown girls golfers win individual, team national titles

Former Jamestown girls golfers win individual, team national titles

A pair of Jamestown High graduates each left Houston last Friday with national championships.

Bridgewater College junior Christina Herbert came back from three strokes down on the final nine holes to win the Division III women's golf national championship.

And sophomore Emily Salamy's Rhodes College team claimed its second consecutive national team title as the Memphis, Tenn. school held off George Fox University of Oregon by two strokes at Bay Oaks Country Club.

Herbert, who was named the Women's Golf Coaches Association Division III player of the year on Tuesday, carded a 74 on the final day to win by two shots with a four-day, 5-over par 293....

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