EL RENO - If Tiger Woods wrote his own dictionary, he would define the Duncan Lady Demons’ performance Wednesday in the regional championships as “bringing the ‘A’ game”.

Only one day removed from capturing the conference championship, the Lady Demon golfers turned around and took the regional title at Crimson Creek at El Reno with room to spare. Duncan shot a combined score of 327 — using its top-four scores. El Reno finished in a distant second, with a cumulative score of 353. Altus was third with a round of 362. Harrah, Lawton MacArthur and Chickasha rounded out the top six.

“We played real well,” Duncan head coach Chuck Croy said. “It was the best team score we shot all year. I was really proud of how the girls bounced back from rough starts to come back and finish strong.”

Duncan’s team was led by Jillian Gregston who shot a 73, for a second place finish. Morgan Totty finished as a medalist as well, coming in third place in the tournament with a 78.

“Totty continued to play well,” Croy said. “She is really starting to put things together.”

Mackenzie Gray shot an 85, while Alexandrea Rahill fired a 91. Jill Spradlin finished her day with 103.

“You win with your three, four and five players,” Croy said. “Those players played well today, and hopefully we can continue that next week in state. We’ve got five girls who can really compete.”

In the individual competition, Gregston had a memorable day that was extended by two holes in a playoff for first place. Gregston shot a 35 on the front nine, followed by a 38 on the second nine for the round of 73. Prisella Regis of Altus also fired a 73, forcing a playoff to determine the regional championship.

Gregston, who had finished her round 30 minutes before Regis, made a quick trip to retrieve her clubs and to get loose on the driving range. Once prepared, Gregston and Regis made their way to the first hole of the course for the sudden death playoff.

Both golfers found the right rough of the first hole’s fairway, but were able to hit pitch shots onto the green’s surface. Gregston missed her birdie opportunity, but watched as Regis missed to the right of the cup. The players tapped in for their pars, and sent the gallery and golfers onto the second hole.

Regis found the fairway, while Gregston flirted with a water hazard and rough. It took a search, but the ball was spotted in a batch of high weeds along the pond’s edge. Gregston disappeared behind the tall grass, but delivered a high shot that landed firmly on the green. Regis who had a much easier shot from the comforts of the fairway was able to nestle the ball closer to the pin, giving her an advantage as the players went for their putters.

Gregston overshot her first putt, and watched as Regis had the opportunity to eliminate her. Regis’ putt missed, and rolled passed the cup, giving the Lady Demon golfer another chance. A 6-foot putt rolled five and three fourths of the way to the hole, stopping short of sealing another playoff hole for Gregston. Regis converted her short putt to take the regional title.

“You can’t three-putt to win,” Gregston said. “I hit the ball good, but I left some opportunities out there. I missed some putts and my chipping could have been better.”

Despite the playoff loss, Gregston is confident in her game and is looking forward to going to state next week at Ardmore.

“I feel really good about it,” Gregston said. “I’m hitting the ball good, and I’m putting good. There are some things I need to work on, but I’m real excited.”

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