Tori and I played in a doubles tournament at Kilborne park. Our
only competitors were Diane and Nicole. They were awesome. Tori
and I did very well too. I was excited to play with her as my
partner. She did get a little down when we were behind in the
second round, saying this was the first tournament that she would
have lost. I told her the game isn't over yet. Never give up!
We came back but lost the round and the tournament by one stroke.
It was good that we lost. It taught Tori that we do lose and that
there are things we need to improve on. If you don't loose once
and awhile, you don't grow and learn from your mistakes. We still
won some stuff and we got to play together. I love my time with
The Raptor Center brought out a barn owl to show us. This owl
was with them because it was blind. We also saw Mrs. Vickers (a
2nd grade teacher from my other school) out there today.
Diane & Nicole were partners that we played against. We also
played against Bernie & Sam in the first round.
On the first round, our team got 2 2's (on #7 & #8). The
hardest hole out there was #6. After this round, the scores were
tied and then we went to Showmar's for lunch (I had the Super
In the second round, we were down by 5 and I started to give
up and even cried a little. Mama told me not to quit and to play
my best so I started trying again. Diane & Nicole played very
well and beat us by 1 stroke.