HIGH SCHOOL GOLF ROUNDUP: Indians improve to 2-0
Indiana defeated Norwin, 178-198, in a WPIAL Section 1-AAA boys’ golf match on Wednesday for the Indians’ second victory on the season.
Indiana beat Kiski Area, 200-222, in a non-section match last Friday.
The Indians’ C.J. Hughes and Ian Helsel shared medalist honors at Irwin Country Club on Wednesday, each firing 33s. They were followed by Johnny Angelo (36), Kevin Jack (36), Kyle Grube (40) and Brandon Dixson (42).
Hughes led Indiana with a 36 at Vandergrift Golf Course on Friday, and Grube and Jack each shot 37s.
Indiana (2-0, 1-0 section) plays at Hempfield today.
Blairsville wins season opener
BOLIVAR — Blairsville won its season opener, defeating United, 236-304, in a Heritage Conference boys’ golf match Wednesday at Champion Lakes Golf Course.
Blairsville’s Corey Ramsden carded a 41 and was the low medalist. Tyler Jasper fired a 47, Jake Swiencki had a 48, and Mitch Tonkin posted a 49. Ben Smith shot a 47 to lead United.
Both teams play on the road today. Blairsville (1-0) travels to Northern Cambria and United heads to Saltsburg.
Punxsy beats Indiana in opener
PUNXSUTAWNEY — Punxsutawney defeated Indiana, 211-235, in a non-conference girls’ golf match Wednesday at Indiana Country Club.
Morgan Vanleer and Morgan McFarland each shot a 49 and were the low medalists for Punxsutawney (1-0).
Indiana (0-1) travels to Norwin today.