SHS 3rd, EHS 4th at Meigs GC

By Alex Hawley -

POMEROY, Ohio — Middle of the pack.

The Southern and Eastern golf teams claimed third and fourth respectively at a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division match hosted by the Eagles on Thursday at Meigs Golf Course.

Belpre won the event with a score of 165, followed by Waterford with a 178. The Tornado total of 184 was six strokes better than EHS, while Miller rounded out the five-team field with a 215.

Joey Weaver led the Purple and Gold with a four-over par 38. Landen Hill was next for Southern with a 42, followed by Jacob Milliron with a 50 and David Shaver with a 54. Tanner Lisle’s 56 and Grant Smith’s 61 were the Tornadoes’ potential tie-breakers.

Ethan Short led the Eagles with a six-over park 40. Nicholas Durst was next with a 48, followed by Jacob Spencer, Trevor Morrissey and Colton McDaniel with matching round of 51, as well as Brogan Holter with a 55.

Medalist for the match was Waterford’ Brooks Suprano with a two-over par 36, two shots ahead of Eric Dotson from Belpre and Hunter Dutiel from Miller.

The Eagles and Tornadoes both continue league play on Tuesday at Federal Hocking.

By Alex Hawley

Alex Hawley can be reached at 740-446-2342, ext. 2100.

Alex Hawley can be reached at 740-446-2342, ext. 2100.