GRAETTINGER - Emmetsburg's E-Hawk golf squad came away with a solid performance on their way to earning the Palo Alto County Boys Golf title Friday afternoon at the HIllcrest Golf Course in Graettinger. The E-Hawks defeated West Bend-Mallard/Gilmore City-Bradgate and Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrhsire by scores of 172-193-205.
Ememtsburg's Michael Pugh captured the medalist honors on the day, while teammate Luke Jackson earned the runner-up honors over teammate Mike Myers on a handicap hole.
For the E-Hawks, Pugh led with a 40, while Jackson and Mike Myers both shot rounds of 43. Lane VerMulm carded a 46, while Clayton Freeman added a 49 and Brian Merrill shot a 50.
CONCENTRATE - Emmetsburg’s Mike Myers tees off on his way to a round of 43 at Friday’s County golf meet. Myers would miss out on runner-up medal honors by a handicap hole. -- Tim Dahlhauser photo
For the Wolverines of WBM/GCB, Brady JEnson shot a 44, while Cole Banwart added a 48. Jordan Buhs shot a 50, while Taylor Bennett and Sam Frieden both carded rounds of 51 and Oliver Bjorkkrist shot a 61.
For the Titans of GT/RA, Ethan Petersen would card a round of 46 on the day, while Nick Josephson shot a round of 50. Kyle Dalen carded a 52, while Andrew Aeilts shot a 57 and Nate Harris shot a 62. GT/RA?golfed with five players.