Tiger golf teams remain undefeated
NEW LONDON — The New London boys’ and girls’ golf teams took down Henry County foe Winfield-Mt. Union to remain undefeated on the season.
The Tiger boys shot a team total 168 on their home course to best the Wolves (173).
New London was led by medalist Tristan Kadel, who shot a 36.
Runner-up medalist honors were shared by New London’s Hagin Gillis and W-MU’s Jake Edwards.
Cole Helmerson carded a 45 for the Tigers, and the other three New London golfers — Kyle Hill, Cody Bartels and Jayden Flowers — each completed the Deerwood course in 47 strokes.
For W-MU, Klayton Booth shot a 43. Thayne McElhinney and Zach Davis each scored a 45 to round out the team score.
Kolt Rossiter scored 51, and Collin Gerling carded a 60 for the Wolves.
On the girls’ side of the meet, the Tigers scored 185 to claim a win over the Wolves (216).
With the wins, both the New London golf teams remain undefeated on the season at 4-0.
New London’s Morgan Oliver earned medalist honors with a score of 43.
She was followed closely by teammate Emma Pry, who completed the par-36 course in 44 strokes.
Jorgi Krieger recorded a score of 48 on her home course, and Paetyn Prottsman to complete the Tigers’ team score. Breanna Stevens shot a 55 for New London.
Grace Edwards led the W-MU girls with a score of 48.
She was followed by teammates Shelby Therme, who scored 52, and Nicole Escher, who carded a 53.
Sophie Kongable rounded out the Wolves’ team score with her round of 63.
Sam Jamison shot a 72 at the meet and Haley Rodgers scored 79.
The Wolves will be back on the golf course Tuesday. The teams travel to Durant for a meet that starts at 12:30 p.m.
The New London teams will also golf again Tuesday when they travel to Van Buren. The meet begins at 4 p.m.