Logan tops GAHS, Wellston in Cliffside tri-match

Bryan Walters

August 21, 2013

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio — The Logan golf team went on the warpath Tuesday night in the Old French City, as the Chieftains cruised to a seven-stroke victory over both Gallia Academy and Wellston in a non-conference tri-match at Cliffside Golf Course.

Logan received a solid one-two effort from Logan Holbrook and Jacob Barstow, who respectively finished the day as individual medalist and overall runner-up with efforts of 35 and 37. Those efforts of 1-under par and 1-over par guided LHS to a team tally of 167, while the Blue Devils (174) finished second and Golden Rockets (200) placed third.

Only three individuals shot rounds under 40, with GAHS junior Bruce Moreaux joining the Logan duo with an overall third-place effort of 38. Dares Hamid was next for the Blue Devils with a 43, while Marcus Moore shot a 45.

Miles Cornwell wrapped up the hosts team tally with a 48, while Zach Graham and Jeremy Brumfield respectively fired non-counting rounds of 52 and 57.

After Holbrook and Barstow, LHS received a 44 from Hunter Fizer and rounded out the winning tally with a 52 from Paul Duffy. Kevin Boals and Jared Walker also shot 54 and 55 for the Chieftains.

Hunter Riepenhoff paced WHS with a 43, followed by Dustin Downard with a 48 and Dakota Riegal with a 51. Dakota Martin rounded out the Wellston team tally with a 58, while Blake Royster and Dylon Shaffer added non-counting efforts of 60 and 72.