Crusaders Snag 3rd Consecutive AVCTL LEAGUE Golf Title Tuesday! Blake Saffell League Champ!

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@ AVCTL IV Tourney (Derby)
Tuesday, May 11. 2021

From the coach himself… (James Ginter)

Results from the AVCTL Division 4 league tournament at Derby Country Club today in Derby Kansas.

“Our boys were able to continue their winning streak, claiming a third consecutive league title today at Derby Country Club. The team shot 317. Blake took home individual honors, claiming the division four individual championship firing a two under par 69. Deitrek Gill placed 2nd (76), Laken Smith 5th (86), Brett Wyckoff 6th (87) Jace Lawrence 10th (89). Also scoring for the Crusaders was Peyton Linker with a 91. Blake, Deitrek, Laken and Brett were all named first team all league.┬áJace Lawrence was named second team all league. Very proud of these young men today. One of our team goals at the beginning of the season was to defend our league championship and we accomplished that today. We are very much looking forward to regionals next Monday at home.”

The WHS Varsity Golf Boys, busted it loose, finishing first at the AVCTL DIV IV Golf Tournament in Rose Hill at 317, Collegiate came in 2nd, 52 strokes back at 369. Mulvane 371, Clearwater 374, Rose Hill 379 and Andale 380!

INDIVIDUAL RESULTS / 34 Participants

1st Blake Saffell 69 (League Champion)

2nd Deitrek Gill 75

5th Laken Smith 86

6th Brett Wyckoff 87

T7th Jace Lawrence 89

T12th Peyton Linker 91

This is the “8th” consecutive 1st place tournament finish for the Varsity Crusaders. Proud to be a CRUSADER! Awesome job gentlemen!! REGIONAL 4A HERE – Monday, May 17th 9AM



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