April 14, 2011 - Both LHS golf teams managed a fifth-place finish last week at the District 12-2A Golf Championships.
The Leonard boys shot a 425, while Cooper won the championship at 363. Leading the way for LHS was Storm Taylor in 14th place with a round of 99, followed by Justin Bennett a stroke back at 100 in a tie for 15th. Bradley Dills shot a 112, Kade Speir finished at 114, and Cory Martin shot a 116. Other players for Leonard were Mitchell Vines, Jackson Bulloch, Cody Smallwood, Quinn Winkler, Michael St. George, and Josh Carty.
The Lady Tigers finished at 546, well back of girls champion Melissa, which fired a 408. Shelby Zumwalt of Leonard was 15th overall with her round of 131. Other LHS scores included Rosa Gomez at 135,Alex Brooks at 136, Maggie Foster at 142, Marissa Kuntz at 144, and Jordan Riley at 147.
Justin Bennett tees off during the 12-2A District Championships at Webb Hill Country Club. - Photo courtesy Greg Connelly