We played our regional tournament at Loudoun C.C. on a very windy day with some of the fastest greens we have seen all year. We were led by Reece with a 83 Jack 86 Joey 86 Hunter 87 Jacob and Trevor shot 89. The scores were very high compared to the last few years. A 78 went to a play off to go to States 74 was low score so it was a very trying day. We are young and we will getting ready for next season as soon as our gals get through their post season!!
Conference Championship was played on Sept. 20th at Fauquier Springs C.C. Our Cougar Golf Team won with a score of 321. We won by one shot over Fauquier who came in second with a 322 and 15 shots better than third place Jameswood. We were led by Reece Massei and Hunter Anderson who both shot 78 and were tied for second medalist. Jack Mills shot a very strong 80. Joey Shull came up clutch with a 85 . He birdied his last two holes to help us pass Fauquier by one shot. Jacob Rader shot 89 and Tevor Berg shot a 98. We are feeling great going into Regional's at Loudon C.C. Our Region C is a very strong region and we will need to play out of our minds to go any further in the post season.
This week we are getting ready for conferences and we played a 9 hole match with FHS. We tied with a score of 161.
Wednesday Aug 29th K Run played a Match with Culpeper , Eastern View Liberity and K Run. K Run won with a score of 170! Reece led with 38 Hunter 43 Joey 44 Payton 45 (first time that a lady golfer's score counted in a varsity match!!!) Trevor 49 and Josh 49.
Thursday Aug 30 Home match with Fauquier and Patriot . FHS 143 PHS 161 & KRHS 162. We were led by Jack 38 (Jack's first time to lead the team with low score of the team!!), Reece 40, Trevor 42, Hunter 43 , Joey 44 and Jacob 46.
Week of Aug 21 Thru Aug 24 . Thursday K Run played it's first 9 hole match at Fauquier Springs. Fauquier High School 140 , Handley 163 and Kettle Run 168 in a loss! The individual scores for K run. Reece 44 Hunter 40 Jacob 41 Jack 43 Trevor 44 and Payton 47. K Run lost to Fauquier by 28 strokes and to Handley by 5. After this match we are going to step it up at practice to get prepared for the rest of the season.
Monday Aug 14th. Our last regular season conference tournament. We won with a team score of 325. The Springs Club was playing tough and we were led by a school record 69 from Reece Massei !!!! The scores were high for the day but Reece over came a shaky start to his round and went on to make six birdies!! Reece 69 Hunter 90 Jacob 82 Jack 85 Joey 89 and Trevor 93. We just missed the regular season championship by a 1/2 a point. The scoring is done by the place you finish in each of the three regular season tournaments. We will be working hard to get ready for the conference championship at Fauquier Springs on Sept 20th.
Week two Tuesday Aug 8 we played our second conference tournament at Shenandoah G. C. Where we shot a year low 317. We were beat by Fauquier by 2 shots. Reece led the way with medalist score of 71 Hunter 73 Jacob 86 Jack 87 Joey 91 and Trevor 88.
Fauquier Cup Wednesday Aug 9 . A twenty seven hole match starting with a two person scramble. Then followed by nine hole best ball and finished with nine holes of singles. First match Reece and Jack 37 . Hunter and Jacob 34 Payton and Joey 44. In the best ball match Reece and Jack 33 Hunter and Jacob 36 Josh and Cooper 41. Singles Hunter 41 Jacob 42 Reece 42 Jack 42 Joey 46 Trevor 49. We lost to Fauquier by ten shots.
Monday Aug 14th in our last regular season conference tournament we won with a sore of 325. Reece Massei shot a school record 69 two under par to lead the way!!!
We had 20 players tryout on Monday July 31st. We have added 8 new freshman to the team. We also are welcoming our new assistant coach Ms. Allen!! She will be helping us with our lady golfers. We have a great group of young men and women!
Our first tournament was Wednesday Aug 2. The Curley Licklider tournament is a twenty team tournament with two missions one was a total team score. 6 out of 6 scores count for the first part of the tournament and It also counted as our first conference tournament where the conference teams counted the normal 4 out of 6. We finished 11th out of 20 in the Curley Licklider and 3rd in the conference part. Reece Massei lead the way with a 74 Jack Mills 85 Hunter Anderson 86 Jacob Rader 88 Joey Shull 92 and Josh Upmeyer 97.