Marauders win tri against NYHS and VCHS


September 14, 2012

POMEROY, Ohio —Playing their best golf when it matters most.

The Meigs golf team as it defeated Vinton County and Nelsonville-York in a tri match Thursday at The Meigs County Golf Course.The match was contested under the play six, count four format, and was a Tri-Valley Conference Ohio Division match. The host Marauders shot a 173 on the day, while Nelsonville-York posted a 173 and Vinton County posted a 206.

Meigs was led by match medalist Treay McKinney, who posted a season low round of 37 for the Marauders. Chris Folmer and Gage Gilkey both carded 45’s for MHS while Taylor Rowe rounded out the team total with a 46. Braden Spencer (47) and David Davis (51) also played for the Marauders but their scores did not count toward the team total.

NYHS was led by Brandon Flores with a 39, followed by Wyatt May with a 42, Ryan Duffy with a 44, and Chase Koker with a 59. David Strausbaugh (61) and Steven Bishop (71) also played for the Buckeyes, but their scores did not count toward the team total.

Vinton County was led by Drew Laferty and Austin Ward, who both carded 50’s. Alec Boothe recorded a 51 and Dave Allen had a 55 to round out the Vikings team total. Kyle Brown (60) and Journey Huntley (69) also played but did not contribute toward the team total.

The Marauders are now 7-2 in TVC Ohio competition this season.