5. Hope Phipps

Forestburg’s Hope Phipps became the first golfer from Forestburg to qualify for the state meet in May. Phipps had a two day total of 223, good for 46.

Forestburg High School athlete Hope Phipps wrapped up her scholastic career with a second-day 108 at the University Interscholastic League Conference 1A girls’ golf tournament.
“It was the experience of a lifetime,” said Phipps. “I had never been to state, and it was pretty amazing to play there.”
Phipps golfed at one of the most historic venues in Texas – the Lions’ Municipal Golf Course, which plays a little more than 4,900 yards.
Overall, combined with her first-day performance, Phipps carded a 223. That was good enough for 46th spot.

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