POMEROY, Ohio — There’s no place like home.
The Eastern golf team came away with a 29-stroke victory over the field Thursday during a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division tri-match at Meigs County Golf Course in Meigs County.
The host Eagles carded a respectable team score of 163, while Wahama (192) edged out South Gallia (197) for second place by five shots. WHS senior Nathan Redman also scored medalist honors after carding a 1-over par round of 35.
John Little led EHS with a 38, followed by Ty Bissell and Garret Chalfant with respective rounds of 40 and 41. Jasiah Brewer wrapped up the winning tally with a 44, while Ryan Harbour and Dylan Swatzel added efforts of 48 and 62.
Mason Hicks followed Redman with a 40, while Anthony Orteze and Cage Smith respectively rounded things out for the White Falcons with a 58 and a 59. Bekah Groves also carded a 69 for the Red and White.
Cuyler Mills paced SGHS with a 42, followed by Tristin Davis with a 44 and Curtis Haner with a 54. Josh Henry completed the Rebel tally with a 57, while Caleb Henry and Illyssa Saunders also shot rounds of 62 and 84 for the Red and Gold.
Bryan Walters can be reached at 740-446-2342, ext. 2101.