Vikes best Cresco 151 to 171
Thursday, May 15, 2014 9:53 AM
In preparation for the postseason, the Decorah boys golf team traveled to Cresco Monday.
Matt Schissel shot a 42 Monday at Crestwood. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
The Vikes came home with another victory, shooting a 151 to 171 at Cresco Gold and Country Club.
Will Thomson of Cresco was the medalist, carding a one-under-par of 35. Decorah’s Bryce Pierce took the runner-up spot with a 37.
Sam Sacquitne was one stroke behind Pierce with a 38. Derek Weis came through with a 40 while Matt Schissel and Reese Drenth shot 42s. Reid Drenth rounded out the score with a 43.
“It was great finishing our regular season with a victory over Cresco before we start tournaments,” said Coach Rich Gaard. “Balanced scoring was again a key to victory and keeping our team score below 160.”
The JV was also victorious, fashioning a 173 to Cresco’s 232.
Connor Gossman was the JV medalist with a 42. Other JV scores include: Tyler Barth, 43; Joe Knoke, 44; Nick Woosley, 45; Avery Brandt, 44; Dirk Clark, 49; Caleb Chyle, 48; and Andrew Peterson, 58.