Abby Brinkman records ace

Tue 8-13-2019

SIOUX CITY - Jackson County Central graduate Abby Brinkman recorded her first hole-in-one Monday at Green Valley Golf Course. She aced the 175-yard par three 17th hole.

Brinkman was playing a practice round with the Briar Cliff University women's golf team. She'll be a senior for the Chargers.

She competed in seven tournaments last season and was the top placer for BC four times.

Her best finish was third place at the Tabor Spring Invite, where her second round 79 was her low score of the season.

Her best two-day total was a 161 (+17) in the fall portion of the Great Plains Athletic Conference Championships. Brinkman placed eighth in the league tournament, one of her four top-10 finishes.

Also, Brinkman was recently named as a Daktronics Golf Scholar Athlete. A nursing major, she was named to the all-GPAC team.

The Chargers open the fall portion of their schedule Wednesday, Aug. 28 at the Mount Marty Invitational.