BELPRE, Ohio — Every shot matters.
Less than 10 strokes separated first from last in Tuesday night’s Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division golf tri-match at the Oxbow Golf Course. Miller took the victory with a 196 in the play six, count four format. Trimble came in second with a 199, while the Eagles finished third at 205.
David Warner paced the Eagles with a 44, followed by Josh Parker and Jack Kuhn, who each fired a 52. Dustin Frost rounded out the EHS total with a 57 on the day. Zack Connolly fired a 60 and Tyler Hensley shot a 63 in non-counting efforts.
Miller was paced by match medalist Shawn Hayes, who fired a 41 on the par 35 front nine. Chris Goble marked a 47 for the Falcons, while Colton Pargoen and Austin Doughty each marked a 54 in the win. Non-counting scores for MHS were a 16 by Zack Tozie and a 62 by Scotty Duffy.
The Tomcats were paced by Cole Shittlet with a 44, followed by Brayton Hazen with a 49. Jeff Andrew marked a 51 and Tyler Sayre fired a 55 to round out the Tomcat scoring. Non-counting scores for THS were a 62 by Nick Smith and a 78 by Dow Pinkerton.