Monday’s Boys Golf: W.F West Tops Tumwater in Regular Season Finale
By The Chronicle
W.F. West’s Brady Hinds shot a 39 to lead the Bearcats to a 214-227 win over Tumwater in the Evergreen 2A Conference boys golf regular season finale at Newaukum Valley Golf Course in Chehalis on Monday.
Tumwater’s Parker Mercer and W.F. West’s Jaron Howell tied for second with a 40.
Andrew Kim carded a 42 and Tukker Rosbach fired a 45. Dirk Plakinger shot a 48 and Dawson Brindle rounded out the Bearcats with a 50.
W.F. West will continue to practice before competing at the District 4 Championship Tournament next Tuesday and Wednesday at Lewis River Golf Course in Woodland.
Black Hills Downs Rochester
TUMWATER — Black Hills’ Tyler Cassell shot a 33 to lead the Wolves to a 214-258 over Rochester in an Evergreen 2A Conference boys golf match at Tumwater Valley Golf Course here on Monday.
Cassell shot 3-under to run away with medalist honors. Carson Hughes shot a 42 for second place and Jackson Fenner tallied a 43 for third place.
Rochester’s Logan Fry shot a personal best 44 to lead the Warriors. Marcus Ashton carded a 47 and Marcus Corrento had a 51. Gabe Masias and Luke Barth each shot a 58 to round out Rochester.
Rochester coach Eric Holmkvist was pleased with his team’s performance, including Fry’s record setting performance in terrible conditions on Monday.
“It rained the entire time There were three holes where there was some relief from the rain,” Holmkvist said. “The last grouping, it was tough to see your ball. It was impressive for them to stay true to their average despite the conditions.”
Rochester will practice until the District 4 2A Championships at Lewis River Golf Course in Woodland next Tuesday and Wednesday.
At Newaukum Valley Golf Course
W.F. WEST 214, TUMWATER 227
W.F. West (214) — Brady Hinds 39, Andrew Kim 42, Jaron Howell 40, Tukker Rosbach 45, Dawson Brindle 50, Dirk Plakinger 48
Tumwater (227) — Parker Mercer 40, Tyler Thompson 44, Matthew Gleizes 48, Robert Pearsol 52, Jax Montie 45, Alex Groat
At Tumwater Valley Golf Course
BLACK HILLS 214, ROCHESTER 258
Rochester (258) — Logan Fry 44, Marcus Ashton 47, Marcus Corrento 51, Gabe Masias 58, Luke Barth 58
Black Hills (214) — Tyler Cassell 33, Carson Hughes 42, Jackson Fenner 43, Tyler Gill 44, Mason Lundsford 52