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Wapak runner-up at county tournament; Wayman 3rd

August 15, 2013

Sports Editor

On the same course for the second straight day, the Wapakoneta Redskins were the runner-up Wednesday with a team score of 335 in the Auglaize County Invitational, a six-team tournament played at Arrowhead Golf Course in Minster.

Wapak played at Arrowhead on Tuesday in the Cardinal Invitational and scored 340 as a team, while Redskins junior Drew Wayman was Tuesday’s tournament medalist.

Wayman tied for third overall Wednesday with an 18-hole round of 77.

Botkins scores win over Fort Recovery

August 15, 2013

From staff reports

The Botkins Trojans scored a 171-189 win over the Fort Recovery Indians on Wednesday in a non-league varsity boys golf match at Mercer County Elks Country Club in Celina.

The Trojans were led by Seth Hanna’s nine-hole score of 41. Nick Okuley and Roger Miller followed with a 42 each. Spencer Stutsman was Botkins’ fourth scorer at 46.

Fort Recovery was led by Kent Retz and Stewy Alig at 46 each. Derek Backs shot a 47, and Chase Bruns carded a 50.

The Trojans are now 3-0 in match play this season.

Wayman earns medalist honors at Cardinal Inv.

August 14, 2013

Sports Editor

MINSTER — Wapakoneta junior Drew Wayman shot a 1-under-par 71 to earn the honor of tournament medalist Tuesday at the Cardinal Invitational at Arrowhead Golf Club in Minster.

Wayman and the Redskins finished fourth out of 14 teams Tuesday, as the team shot 340. Wapak also finished fourth last season at the Cardinal Invitational.

Wayman had scores of 36 on the front nine and 35 on the back nine.

Wapakoneta blanks Bellefontaine in opener

August 14, 2013

Sports Editor

The Wapakoneta Redskins blanked the Bellefontaine Chieftains, 5-0, in their first match of the season Tuesday in varsity girls tennis play. Bellefontaine brought only five players to the match at the Wapakoneta Rotary Club courts at Wapakoneta High School.

The Redskins lost only one game Tuesday.

“It was a good start,” Wapak varsity coach Mike Klock said. “They’re a weak team. I expect our competition to be much stiffer as the season goes on.”

W-G's Rumer records ace; Tigers 8th in Bellefontaine

August 14, 2013

From staff reports

Waynesfield-Goshen junior Kennedy Rumer aced the ninth hole Tuesday at Tree Links Golf Course in Bellefontaine during the Benjamin Logan Lady Raider Invitational. Rumer used her 6-iron on the par-3 for the hole-in-one.

The W-G Tigers placed eighth and last overall in the tournament with a score of 509.

Chelsea Spencer led W-G with an 18-hole score of 105. Rumer followed at 125. Danielle Heintz posted a 139, and Elva Anne Shephard tallied 140.

Wapak opens season 6th at Piqua tourney

August 13, 2013

Sports Editor

The Wapakoneta Redskins opened their 2013 season with a sixth-place finish out of 18 teams Monday in the Homan Invitational at Piqua Country Club in Piqua.

The Redskins totaled 349 strokes as a team.

Drew Wayman led Wapak with an 80 for 18 holes.

“Drew played steady throughout the round, as he recorded 10 pars and eight bogeys,” Wapak varsity coach Kenny Wayman said. “He hit the ball well, but the greens were the culprit for a really good round.”

Wapak handles W-G

August 13, 2013

Sports Editor

WAYNESFIELD — The Wapakoneta Redskins won their first match of the season Monday as they handled the Waynesfield-Goshen Tigers, 188-238, in non-league varsity girls golf action at Prairie View Golf Club in Waynesfield.

Monday’s result evened both teams’ 2013 overall records at 1-1.

The Redskins’ top four scorers each bested the Tigers’ top scorer.

New Bremen defeats W-G

August 13, 2013

From staff reports

The Waynesfield-Goshen Tigers were defeated by the New Bremen Cardinals, 171-186, on Monday in a non-league varsity boys golf match at Prairie View Golf Club in Waynesfield.

The loss was W-G’s first of the season, moving the Tigers to 1-1 overall.

Trey Crumrine led W-G with a 41. Also for the Tigers, Lake Turner and Gabe Wilcox each had a 47, while Drew Lament notched a 51.

New Bremen’s Alex Britton was the match medalist with a nine-hole score of 38.

Botkins 3rd at league preview

August 13, 2013

From staff reports

The Botkins Trojans took third place Monday at the Shelby County Athletic League preview in varsity boys golf action.

The Trojans tallied 357 as a team Monday.

Nick Okuley led Botkins with an 86 for 18 holes.

Seth Hanna carded an 89 to finish second for the Trojans. Spencer Stutsman and Josh Miller each scored 91 to complete Botkins’ scoring.

Russia was the preview winner at 331, followed by runner-up Anna at 342.

Russia’s Austin Tebbe was the low scorer in the preview at 74.

Wapak grabs 3rd at tournament in Celina

August 9, 2013

Sports Editor

CELINA — The Wapakoneta Redskins grabbed a third-place finish Friday at the Celina Bulldog Girls Golf Invitational in varsity action at Fox’s Den Golf Course.

The Redskins shot a team total of 388, edging host Celina (390) for the third spot.

Wapakoneta senior Shelby Kohler finished sixth overall with an 18-hole score of 88.

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