By: Ed Weaver | NTL Sports | September 24, 2020 | Photo courtesy Chris Manning
For the second time this week the Wellsboro Golf team took home a 2nd place finish, this time at Shepard Hills on Wednesday, September 23.
The Hornets shot a combined score of 374, just 7 strokes off victorious North Penn-Mansfield (367). Sayre (382) was 3rd, Cowanesque Valley (415) was 4th, Athens (417) was 5th, Towanda (418) was 6th, and Wyalusing rounded out the field in 7th with a score of 439.
Senior Brock Hamblin took home the top individual spot on the afternoon with an afternoon-best round of 84, edging North Penn's Ethan Weiskopff by a stroke.
Sophomore Andrew Merriman shot a round of 93, sophomore Blake Hamblin finished with a round of 95, sophomore Reece Servatius carded a 102, junior Joseph Doty added a 105, and freshman Hayden Zuchowski rounded out the team with a 115.
Wellsboro's 2nd place finish improves the Hornets to 23-6 overall on the season. The team will be back in action at their home course (Tyoga Country Club) on Tuesday, September 29.
Ed Weaver is the owner of Circle W Sports in Wellsboro, PA, is the Sports Director for The Home Page Network and the creator of WellsboroAthletics.com and WellsboroFootball.com. You can follow him on Twitter or friend him on Facebook.