RAVENSWOOD, W.Va. — Every stroke counts.
The Southern golf team defeated Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division guest Trimble by six shots Wednesday evening at Green Hills Country Club. SHS recorded a 198, Trimble fired a 204 and Federal Hocking didn’t post a team score, as it only had three golfers. The match was contested in play six, count four format.
Bradley McCoy led the Purple and Gold with a 48, followed by Jacob Hoback with a 49. Ryan Shenkelberg recorded a 50 and Tanner Thorla fired a 51 to round out the Southern total. Tanner Thorla with a 51 and Crew Warden with a 61 also played but did not count toward the Tornado total.
The Tomcats’ Cole Shiftler was match medalist with a 47, while Nick Smith marked a 51. Tyler Sayre carded a 52, while Brayton Hazen added a 54 to round out the THS scoring. Jeff Browning with a 62 and Jeff Andrews with a 65 also played but did not contribute to the Trimble score.
Federal Hocking was led by Zack Kidder with a 56, while Zack Cunningham carded a 72 and Devon Mobbs marked an 83.
The Tornadoes are now 7-3 in the TVC Hocking.