* Schedule is subject to change
The Girls Golf Team started the 2017-2018 where they left off last year, with a victory, defeating the Rogers Rams 144-46 in their first match of the season. The Girls team has won eight straight State titles, and this year they look to defend their title once again, which they will be attempting to do so competing in the SPSL League that they joined last year.
Montgomery Ferreira and Julia Bordeaux pose with their plaque for SPSL 4A GIRLS GOLF LEAGUE TOURNAMENT CHAMPION for 2017-2018.
Montgomery Ferreira captured the plaque for SPSL 4A GIRLS GOLF LEAGUE TOURNAMENT CHAMPION for 2017-2018 and Julia Bordeaux captured the plaque for SPSL 4A GIRLS GOLF LEAGUE CHAMPION for 2017-2018.
2016-17 SPSL League and Tournament Champions!
2016-17 SPSL Tournament Champion and League Player of the Year Julia Bordeaux
Meet the Head Coach
Mark Bender, who coached the girls golf team from 2000-2003, took over again in 2008 as head coach. Coaching girls golf and success have been in the Bender family for years. Bender took the reins back in 2008 from his oldest daughter, Hailey Dawson, who coached the girls from 2004-2007. Under Dawson's leadership, the girls earned four Narrows League titles and two state championships (2004 & 2005).
Under Coach Bender, the team has earned 14 league titles, made 13 State appearances, and won nine State Championships (2003-2010-2011-2012-2013-2014-2015-2016-2017).
A longtime supporter of Bellarmine athletics and an avid golfer, Mark and his wife, Terry, A'72, have three adult chilrdren - all Bellarmine graduates - Hailey B'98, Katie B'03, Bryan B'04 and 6 grandchildren.
Mark Bender, Head Coach
Tom Ainslie, Assistant Coach