- James Townsend
Raider Golf Takes 2nd at Fifth Divisional Jamboree
The varsity boy’s golf team finished in second place at yesterday’s fifth divisional jamboree by five strokes to the divisional leading Cougars of Lansing Catholic by the score of 176 to 181. Continuing on a path of playing improving and consistent team golf, the Raiders continued to secure their dominance of second place in the divisional standings by out swinging the Ionia Bulldogs by twelve strokes that finished in third place yesterday with a team score of 193. Charlotte shot a 212 to take fourth place with Eaton Rapids finishing in fifth place with a 241.
Scoring for the Raiders was: Zach Pier who shot a 40 on the par 35 course; Jared Thomas came in with a 45; Ethan Getchell finished with 46 and Hayden Getchell carded a 50.
Heading into next week’s final regular season jamboree at the Portland County Club, the divisional standings have: Lansing Catholic Central in first with a 25 & 0 record, Portland in second at 19 & 56, Ionia is 15 & 10 for third place, Charlotte is fourth at 11 & 14, Eaton Rapids, in fifth, is 5 & 20 and Lansing Sexton 0 & 25. Team will be playing at next week’s jamboree for seeding position and final standings going into the divisional tournament scheduled for May 21st at the Emerald in St. Johns.