Wahama places 3rd at Waterford Invite

Bryan Walters

August 14, 2013

BEVERLY, Ohio — The Wahama golf team placed third in the White Division and seventh overall Tuesday afternoon at the 17-team Waterford Invitational held at Lakeside Golf Course in Washington County. The 2013 contest was an 18-hole event using a play five, count four scoring format.

Wahama, which posted a team score of 367, trailed only champion Waterford (344) and Zanesville (358) at the end of the day in the final White Division standings. South Gallia (374) was fifth out of nine teams, while Southern (377) and Eastern (400) respectively placed sixth and eighth in the White Division.

Marietta posted the best overall team tally with a 299, which was nine shots ahead of runner-up Belpre (308) in the Green Division. Warren (322) and Coshocton (334) also finished third and fourth in the final standings of the eight-team Green Division.

Michael MacKnight shot an 81 to lead the White Falcons, followed by Mason Hicks with a score of 90 and Nathan Redman carding a 94. Benjamin Foreman’s 102 was the final score that counted in the team total. Nolan Pierce also played for Wahama with his score not being part of the final tally.

Bradley McCoy led the Tornadoes with an 87, followed by Jacob Hoback with a 90 and Ryan Schenkelberg with a 96. Tanner Roush rounded out the scoring with a tally of 104.

South Gallia’s Gus Slone shot a fine 78 for the day, winning a position on the All-Tournament Team. No other individual results for South Gallia or Eastern were available at press time.