Golf Roundup: Clippers Advance to District Meet With Sectional Runner-up Finish


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Clear Creek Amana kept its season alive on Thursday with a runner-up team finish at a Class 3A

Sectional golf meet at Amana Colonies Golf Course in Amana.

Pella won the team title with a 326 and Clear Creek Amana finished with a 347 to edge Oskaloosa by a single stroke for second.

Clear Creek Amana junior Brandon McCarty fired a 75 to finisher runner-up behind Knoxville sophomore Tyler Vaske who shot a 71 to win the individual title.  

With the runner-up finish Clear Creek Amana qualified for the 3A District meet at Edmundson Golf Course in Oskaloosa on May 16.

3A Sectional Meet

At Amana Colonies Golf Course

Team scores – 1. Pella 326; 2. Clear Creek Amana 347; 3. Oskaloosa 348; 4. Knoxville 353; 5. Grinnell 356; 6. Solon 369; 7. South Tama 372; 8. Chariton 411

Individual leaders – 1. Tyler Vaske (KNO) 71; 2. Brandon McCarty (CCA) 75; 3. Cole McGriff (GRI) 78; 4. John Oltman (PEL) 79


City High Runner-up At Triangular

City High finished runner-up at the Davenport West triangular on Thursday at Emeis Golf Course in Davenport.

The Little Hawks shot a 226 while Bettendorf won the team title with a 188.

Lauryn Varo fired a 53 to lead the Little Hawks while Emily Knoche shot a 55 and Grace Bormann added a 58.

Shannyn Vogler of Bettendorf shot a 37 to earn medalist honors.

Team scores – 1. Bettendorf 188; 2. City High 226; 3. Davenport West 240

City High (226) – Lauryn Varo 53, Emily Knoche 55, Grace Bormann 58, April Wilson 60, Alexa Fredericks 66, Anna Knoche 67

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