Golfers finish up two more MVAC matches


By Nathan Ham - nham@civitasmedia.com



Photo courtesy | Lorrie Tomlinson - Daniel Lipscomb drives a shot off the tee during Tuesday’s match at Mountain Aire.


WEST JEFFERSON — Ashe County competed in a pair of conference matches with a stop at Stone Mountain Golf Club in Traphill on Monday and a home match at Mountain Aire on Tuesday.

The ball just didn’t bounce Ashe’s way at Stone Mountain as the team shot a score of 190 to finish eighth overall.

Wilkes Central remained unbeaten in conference play with a four-stroke victory. The Eagles finished with a team total of 134 while Alleghany placed second with a total of 138.

Elkin was third, shooting a 158, followed by Starmount in fourth with a 162, East Wilkes in fifth with a 174, North Wilkes in sixth with a 181 and West Wilkes in seventh with a 186.

Alleghany’s Dylon Wooten fired 29, good enough to finish in first place at seven-under par.

The Huskies’ top performance belonged to Ben Brooks and Caleb Scott who both finished with a 46. Daniel Lipscomb shot at 47, Jacob Schell finished with a 51, Corey Carter shot 53 and Jack Hinson shot a 53.

At Mountain Aire on Tuesday, Central held down the top spot yet again with a team score of 151. Elkin placed second with a 157, Alleghany was third with a 162, Ashe took fourth with a 166 and Starmount was fifth with a score of 170. East Wilkes finished sixth, shooting 173, North Wilkes finished seventh with a 188 and West Wilkes was eighth with a 194.

Wooten had the best round with a 34, two shots under par.

Ashe County individual scores

Corey Carter – 40

Daniel Lipscomb – 41

Caleb Scott – 42

Ben Brooks – 43

Jacob Schell – 46

Alleghany individual scores

Dylon Wooten – 34

Austin Hawkins – 41

Hunter Maines – 43

Connor Rutherford – 44

Ryan Sturgill – 44

East Wilkes individual scores

Jais Norman – 43

Micah Caudill – 43

Huston Hall – 43

Lucas Baker – 44

McKennon Byrd – 56

Elkin individual scores

Beau Burgess – 35

Harrison Hall – 40

Luke Anderson – 40

Noah Hill – 42

Jack Turner – 48

North Wilkes individual scores

Dalton Jessup – 43

Cameron Greene – 45

Ethan Brown – 49

Jordan Wilkes – 51

Trey Davis – 52

Starmount individual scores

Chris Fillingame – 35

Bryson Vestal – 42

Peyton Brown – 43

Luke McLellan – 50

West Wilkes individual scores

Andrew Johnson – 38

Owen Felts – 47

Trenton Teague – 51

Cameron Roten – 58

Ryan Smith – 63

Wilkes Central individual scores

Chandler Metz – 36

Spencer Hayes – 36

Zach Caudill – 39

Quinton Metz – 40

Garrett Dawson – 42

Nathan Ham can be reached at 336-489-3062.

Photo courtesy | Lorrie Tomlinson – Daniel Lipscomb drives a shot off the tee during Tuesday’s match at Mountain Aire.
http://www.jeffersonpost.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/web1_Daniel-Lipscomb-Mtn-Aire.jpgPhoto courtesy | Lorrie Tomlinson – Daniel Lipscomb drives a shot off the tee during Tuesday’s match at Mountain Aire.

By Nathan Ham

nham@civitasmedia.com

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