Thompson to play golf at UNC-W

Staff report

August 24, 2013

DUBLIN — Kayla Thompson, a rising senior at West Bladen High, has given her verbal agreement to play collegiate golf at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington.

Thompson, who is the daughter of Travis and Sheila Thompson, has been one of the Knights’ rising stars over the past two seasons.

This past spring, Thompson took medalist honors at River Landing Golf Club in Wallace during the state’s Class 2-A Boys Eastern Regional with a 75 — winning the title with a playoff win. That helped the Knights take third place in the Eastern regional and qualified them for the state tournament