Tri-State Junior Golf Tour begins at Shawnee

FRIENDSHIP, Ohio — The first week of the 2015 Tri-State Junior Golf Tour is in the books after Monday’s round at the Shawnee Golf Course in Scioto County. The 16-to-18 division and the 13-to-15 both played 18-hole rounds, while ages 12 and under played 9-holes.

The low round of the day was a 73 fired by Derek Lemley in the 16-to-18 division’s first flight. Second in the flight was Taae Hamid (79), followed by DJ Graham and Casey Moore, who each shot 80. Graham was awarded third place after a scorecard playoff. Logan Sheets was fifth in the flight, while Dares Hamid, Trace Wilson and Alex Jones each tied for sixth.

Abby Dowdy won the 16-18 division second flight with a 94, followed by Cameron Sheppard (98) and Mathew Parker (99).

Brady Howell won the 13-15 division’s first flight with a 74, followed by Conner Heffner with an 84. Logan Reed, Colby Hill and Bricen Thompson each fired am 85, with Reed winning the scorecard playoff. Brynden Rozark was sixth with an 86, followed by Drew Stultz (93) and Jake Damron (96).

The 13-15 division’s second flight was won by Eli Montgomery (85), Colton Blakeman (86) and Brock Jordan (91).

The 10-to-12 division was won by Laith Hamid who fired a 50 and beat Jacob Lemly on a scorecard playoff. Taylor Sargent won the 7-to-9 division with a 46, followed by Owen Mault with a 55. The 6-and-under division was won by Colin Martin with a 58, followed by Brayden Martin with a 59.