PREP ROUNDUP: Grizzly boys finish third at districts
McKENZIE BRIDGE — The Ashland High boys golf team finished third in the team standings at the Midwestern League Championships Monday and Tuesday at Tokatee Golf Club.
Sam Gander and Gus Senn both carded a 174 to pace the Grizzlies (722) in the two-day tournament at Tokatee Golf Club.
For Crater (734), Ashton Idiart shot an 89-87 for a team-best 176.
Ty Garner of Thurston won medalist with a 143 36-hole total and Churchill captured the team title (686).
TEAM SCORES: Churchill 686, Willamette 712, Ashland 723, Crater 734, Thurston 743, North Eugene 754, North Bend 781, Eagle Point 794 Spingield incomplete
ASHLAND (723): Gus Senn 84-90—174, Johnathan Ferreira 99-92—191, Sam Gander 88-86—174, Rylan Rogers 90-94—184.
CRATER (734): Chase Sonnen 94-91—185, Ashton Idiart 89-87—176, Tate Broesder 96-91—187, Hayden Carlson 94-96—190, Ben Idiart 94-94—188.
EAGLE POINT (794): Tyler Grove 89-91—180, Noah Reardon 108-95—203, Justin Fraughton 113-101—214, Jacob Balfour 100-97—197
MIDWESTERN LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP: The Crater girls golf team found their stroke at the Midwestern League Championships Monday and Tuesday at Tokatee Golf Club.
Crater’s Haley Brown finished second overall and teammate Caitlin O’Connor was third as the Comets won the title by a large distance with a 674 total to qualify for the 5A state tournament. North Bend was second at 829.
Tonnica Porter of Willamette notched medalist with a 149.
Crater’s first-day total of 330 was a season-best.
Brown shot a 75 the first day and backed it up with a solid 80 for a 155. O’Connor had a 36-hole 159 total, with rounds of 76 and 83.
All five Comet players set personal-best scores during the tournament.
Eagle Point’s Kelsi Monroe qualified for the state tournament with a 195 as did Ashland’s Meredith Granger (201) and Grace Shroeder (204).
The 5A state tournament is May 13-14 at Quail Valley Golf Course in Banks.
TEAM SCORES: Crater 674, North Bend 829, Ashland 855. Incomplete: Eagle Point, Willamette
CRATER (674): Haley Brown 75-80—155, Caitlin O’Connor 76-83—159, R. Broesder 91-86—177, Carley Streitler 88-96—184.
ASHLAND (855): Riley Smith 104—206, Grace Schroeder 105-99—204, Meredith Granger 101-100—201, Gabrielle Ogier 1220-122—244
EAGLE POINT (INC.): Kelsi Monroe 99-96—195, Jacoby Adams 112-100—212.
ASHLAND 7, ST. MARY’S 1: St. Mary’s top doubles team Leah Sternenberg and Sammy Miller scored the Crusaders’ lone triumph at Fichtner-Mainwaring Park, marking only the second time in three years that St. Mary’s has won a match off visiting Class 5A Ashland.
Sternenberg and Miller combined to edge Ashland’s Jessica Hitchcock and Zoe Zapf, 6-2, 7-6 (7-5).
Ashland swept the singles matches, with Alyssa Retiz, Lauren Croyle and Bela Hoz de Vila finishing their matches a perfect 6-0, 6-0.
SINGLES: Sascha Wells, A, d. Susanna Schatz, 6-1, 6-1; Alyssa Retiz, A, d. Alicia Lu, 6-0, 6-0; Lauren Croyle, A, d. Meg Wright, 6-0, 6-0; Bela Hoz de Vila, A, d. TaylorRose Tavares, 6-0, 6-0.
DOUBLES: Leah Sternenberg-Sammy Miller, SM, d. Jessica Hitchcock-Zoe Zapf, 6-2, 7-6 (7-5); Molly Bloom-Grace Smith, A, d. Anais Fang-Jenny Nguyen, 6-4, 7-6 (7-5); Grace Angermeier-Sienna Scoggin, A, d. Lauren Meyer-Mia Castillo, 6-2, 7-5; Bridget Burr-Jackie Moran, A, d. Hannah Poisson-Jessica Traynor, 6-0, 6-0.
ASHLAND 5, ST. MARY’S 3: At Ashland, Josh Datz, Artem Fischer and Simon Cropper each earned a singles win for host Ashland and won in pro-set doubles play to lead the Grizzlies to a nonconference win.
Hunter Holdermann paced St. Mary’s with his No. 2 singles win over Elan Teichman, 7-5, 6-2.
SINGLES: Josh Datz, A, d. Milan Bobek, 6-0, 6-2; Hunter Holdermann, SM, d. Elan Teichman, 7-5, 6-2; Artem Fischer, A, d. David Zhang, 6-1, 6-2; Simon Cropper, A, d. Brady Reed, 4-6, 6-4, 10-8; Calvin Chmelir, SM, d. Ilan Werblow, 6-3, 6-4; Tomas Hernandez, SM, d. Ilan Werblow, 8-5.
DOUBLES: Simon Cropper-Elan Teichman, A, d. Parker Lam-Jackson Lopiano, 8-4; Josh Datz-Artem Fischer, A, d. Sam Guyer-Anthony Gan, 8-3.