VHS golfers place at Big 8 tourney by Jim Prosser The four members of the Big 8 Conference gathered at the Lenkota Golf Course in Lennox in a quadrangular tournament on Tuesday, Sept. 21.
The 18-hole contest involved both varsity and junior varsity teams from each school, Lennox, Madison, Vermillion, and West Central.
Final team standings were: 1. Bulldogs 304; 2. Tanagers 317, 3. Orioles 342, and 4. Trojans 351. Medalist honors went to Chris Brozik who won a playoff with Robert Erickson and James Green (all from Madison) with 75s.
Brad and Alex Schaack were at fourth and fifth with 76 and 77. Jordan Boots and Chris Moen, each with 82, and Broc Gauer, 85, were the other Vermillion participants.
The Tanager JV team won the tournament, scoring 331. Madison followed at 342, with West Central third, 375, and Lennox fourth, 351. Medalist was Bulldogs' Chris Piehl at 79.
Individual Tanager scores were: Darren Martin and Charles Odson, tied for second with 82s; Ryan Powell, 83, tied for fourth; Mikal Ustad, 84, and Aaron Steele, 94, completed the Vermillion contingent.