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Pella Boys Golf Squad Wins First Meet of the Season

Posted: Saturday, March 31st, 2012 at 6:02 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports-Eric Gotschall

Clustering their final scores within six strokes of each other, the Pella High boys golf team held off Albia to claim first place in their first meet of the season – a quad at Chariton on Friday night. Lucas Boyd’s 39 earned him medalist honors, and teammate Corey Elliott shot a 40 to tie for runner-up honors, giving the Little Dutch two of the meet’s top finishers. Pella shot a 163 as a team, four strokes in front of Albia and 14 ahead of third-place Knoxville. Up next for the Pella High boys golf team is a triangular with Pella Christian at Norwalk on Monday.

Varsity Team Scores

Pella – 163
Albia – 167
Knoxville – 177
Chariton – 181

Medalist – Lucas Boyd – Pella 39
Runner up – Corey Elliott – Pella 40
Eric Schofield – Albia 40

Pella Individual Scores

Lucas Boyd – 39
Corey Elliott – 40
Colton Bradley – 41
Jake Dorman – 43
Payne Pleima – 44
Sean Rennich – 44
Aric Balk – 44