McClain leads field at FAC golf match


By Chris Hoppes - choppes@aimmediamidwest.com



Miami Trace’s Justin Marshall keeps his eyes on the ball after a shot from the fairway during a Frontier Athletic Conference match at The Greens of Fayette County course Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019.

Miami Trace’s Justin Marshall keeps his eyes on the ball after a shot from the fairway during a Frontier Athletic Conference match at The Greens of Fayette County course Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019.


Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald

Washington’s Ty Rose watches the flight of his approach shot to the green during an FAC match at The Greens of Fayette County Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019.


Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald

The McClain Tigers golf team is now 10-0 in the FAC after winning the second conference match of the 2019 season Wednesday at The Greens of Fayette County.

McClain, led by Trenton Newkirk, won with a 177 team score. Newkirk was the medalist for the second time in as many FAC matches, shooting a 38.

Jackson placed second with a team total of 180. Hillsboro was third with a 189, Washington was fourth at 193, Chillicothe shot a 194 and Miami Trace had a 229.

Brice Cartwright led the Blue Lions with a 44.

Christian Porter had the low score of 48 for the Panthers.

Also for Washington, Brock Morris had a 48, Ty Rose shot a 49, Cameron Johnson had a score of 52, Drew Ferguson, 53 and Caden Hott, 60.

Dawson Wallace shot a 55 for Miami Trace. Other Panthers’ scores; Justin Marshall, 61; Carter Bainter, 65; Kyle Adkins, 65 and Blaine Williams, 72.

Other scores for McClain: Wes Potts, 44; Carson Spangler, 47; Seth Wise, 48; David Edwards, 54; Isaac Carroll, 66.

Scores for Hillsboro: Gabe Mycroft, 43; Bryce Bledsoe, 44; Ryan Harless, 51; Lawton Parry, 51; Hayden Miller, 53; Gavin Puckett, 54.

Scores for Jackson: Trace Speakman, 43; Caleb Rose, 43; Camryn Rose, 45; Ethan Rasp, 49; Ethan Rice, 56; Braiden Lies, 69.

Scores for Chillicothe: Daniel Haller, 42; J.T. Kobel, 46; Gabe Corcoran, 51; Luke Smith, 55; Jackson Bolen, 55; Jacob Lemaster, 66.

Washington and Miami Trace will take part in the third FAC match coming up Monday at the Chillicothe Country Club at 4:30 p.m.

Miami Trace’s Justin Marshall keeps his eyes on the ball after a shot from the fairway during a Frontier Athletic Conference match at The Greens of Fayette County course Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2019/08/web1_Justin-Marshall-MT-golf-8-21-2019.jpgMiami Trace’s Justin Marshall keeps his eyes on the ball after a shot from the fairway during a Frontier Athletic Conference match at The Greens of Fayette County course Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019. Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald

Washington’s Ty Rose watches the flight of his approach shot to the green during an FAC match at The Greens of Fayette County Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019.
https://www.recordherald.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/27/2019/08/web1_Ty-Rose-BLG-8-21-2019.jpgWashington’s Ty Rose watches the flight of his approach shot to the green during an FAC match at The Greens of Fayette County Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019. Chris Hoppes | Record-Herald

By Chris Hoppes

choppes@aimmediamidwest.com