Wahama Splits Tri-Match at Riverside


September 11, 2012

MASON, W.Va. — The high school varsity golf teams from Wahama, Belpre and Trimble met Monday afternoon in an important TVC Hocking Division Tri-Match at the Riverside Golf Course in Mason, West Virginia. It was a beautiful afternoon for the play six, count four format among the league leaders.

The White Falcons came close to making the conference race even tighter. But, when all scores were counted, Belpre prevailed to maintain their undefeated conference record. Wahama managed to top Trimble to maintain third place in the nine team division race.

After the first three score for all three teams were accounted for, Wahama actually had a slim lead. But, Belpre’s number four played, Hayden Plummer turned in a fine score of 38 that the White Falcons could not match. Hayden’s score was second only to teammate Brennen Ferrell’s excellent score of 37. The 37 earned Brennen medalist honors for the contest. Sam Petty added a 40 for the winners while Dakota Hoffman posted a 48 to account for the final score in Belpre winning team total of 163. Alex Perry and Jackie Cunningham also played for Belpre.

Wahama’s Dakota Sisk shot his best round since August 21 turning in a fine 38. Michael Mac Knight added a 42 while Samuel Gordon posted a 43. Michael Hendricks’ score of 49 gave Wahama their final team score of 172 for the day. Nolan Pierce and Caroline Thompson also played for the White Falcons.

Trimble turned in three scores under 50 led by a 46 from Cole Shifflet. Bryce Guthrie posted a 47 and Nick Smith added a 49. Kyle Russell shot 51 for Trimble’s fourth score that counted in their total of 193. Brayton Hazen and Colin Smith also played for Trimble.