Boys golf team opens in Mitchell With a short pre-season practice time, and facing a Mitchell Kernel team with three matches under their belts, the Tanager boys golf team suffered a 309-336 loss Aug. 26 in an 18-hole match.
Scores for Vermillion individuals were:
Brett Hogen � 80, Derrick Brown � 81, Rob Schaack � 87, Aaron Baedke � 88, Jeremi Cowman � 88 and Nathan Boots � 90.
The JV scores were:
Bo Nelson � 87, Matt Hollingsworth � 94, Todd Anderson � 96, Brad Schaack � 101, Ryan Nelson � 101 and Tyler Brown � 102.
Mitchell won the JV match 334-378.
Coach Kirk Hogen expects rapid improvement in the scores of each participant in the high school golf program as the season unfolds.
"I know that the leaders of the team can and will lower their scores, and am hopeful their example will boost the level of play for the younger players," he said after reviewing the first meet's outcome.