Catherine Monty — Girls golf
Steady play during the Section 4AAA tournament earned Stillwater’s Catherine Monty a return trip to the state tournament.
The freshman shot 84 in the opening round and closed with an 82 for a 166 total that placed fourth in the individual standings on Friday, June 2 at Forest Hills Golf Course. Monty’s performance led the way for the Ponies as they placed second, just eight shots behind White Bear Lake in the team standings.
The state meet is scheduled for June 13-14 at Bunker Hills Golf Club.
Marcus Darby — Boys lacrosse
One of just three senior starters for the Stillwater boys’ lacrosse team, Marcus Darby was strong in the postseason for the Ponies, who were defeated by eventual champion Mahtomedi 10-8 in the Section 4 semifinals on Saturday, June 3.
Darby delivered three goals against the Zephyrs to close out his prep career. He also provided two goals and an assist to help the fourth-seeded Ponies turn back Mounds View 8-6 in a section quarterfinal victory on June 1.
Stillwater finished the season with a 10-5 record, including 6-2 to place third in the SEC.