Lady Falcons top Raiders; Riverside boys fall by tiebreaker – Thursday golf stats

Local golf teams hit the links Thursday.

The Graham varsity girls beat Benjamin Logan 206-238 at Lakeland Golf Course.

For the Falcons, Zoey Merritt was the medalist with a season-low of 36. Bella Odle carded a 50, Grace Bowers had a 56, Madison Murphy and Ryleigh Schafer both tallied a 60, Grace Tyler and Lilly Dulen each shot a 62, and Kailey Dowty recorded a 63.

Benjamin Logan girls’ golf

Kensley Lacher led the Raiders with a 46, Kate Hahn chipped in a 61, Malori Barnes scored a 61 and Gi Saunders added a 70, both new personal records for Barnes and Saunders.

Benjamin Logan will play against Urbana Tuesday.

The Riverside varsity girls edged past Miami East 236-240 at Cherokee Hills.

Reaghan McDaniel was medalist, shooting a season-low 39. Emma Saylor had a 64, Ava Klingler shot a 67, Cassie May and Zoie Armbruster both recorded a 68, and Allison Estep carded a 76.

The Riverside boys lost via a tiebreaker to Miami East. Both teams finished with a 194, but Miami East’s 5th guy shot a 53, and Riverside’s 5th guy shot a 56.

For the Pirates, Jaxon Woods was medalist with a 42, Drew Jones carded a 45, Gavin Robinson shot a 52, Reece Jenkins had a 55, Ayden Clary recorded a 56, and Hayden McCully tallied a 58,

The West Liberty-Salem boys lost to Greeneview 168-209 at Jasper Hills Golf Club.

Leading the way for the Tigers was Eli Adkins with a 50, Greyson Horsley was right behind him with a 51, Collin Thompson shot a 53, Leland Henry had a 55, Owen Barger and Luke Thomas each carded a 58, Teagon Miller tallied a 59, Silas McCombs shot a 66, and Aiden Taylor had a 74.

West Liberty-Salem will look to bounce back Monday against Cedarville at Liberty Hills.