Several SCR juniors have been successful throughout the early portion of their high school seasons in 2016. Here is a quick update on the results of a few notable tournaments:
In an afternoon packed with preps golf action, four SCR members led Briarcrest to an upset victory over MUS, another team full of SCR members. Briarcrest won the match by five strokes and handed the Owls only its second loss of the season. Goodman Rudolph medaled in the match with a 36 at Windyke Country Club.
At Germantown Country Club, Winston Margaritas led St. George's to a win over Collierville after he medaled with a 36. The Gryphons improved to 28-6 on the season.
St. Benedict's Maribeth Peevy (40) also medaled as her Eagles squad defeated Arlington at Mirimichi.
One week after watching her older sister medal with a 29, Rachel Heck matched her feat by shooting a 29 at Irene Golf & Country Club. Her St. Agnes team improved to 29-1 on the season after a victory over St. Mary's.
Mason Rudolph (35) medaled for MUS as the Owls defeated White Station at Windyke Country Club.
Winston Margaritas led his St. George's team to a win over CBHS and St. Benedict after shooting a 36 at Germantown Country Club.
Briarcrest and its SCR-filled squad traveled to Crossville for the TGA Crossville High School Invitational. After trailing by nine strokes after the first day of competition, the Saints fought back to win the tournament by six strokes. Four of the Saints' five varsity competitors are SCR members - Duval Farnsworth, Drew Miller, Blake Templeton and Russell Williamson Jr.
Briarcrest 600, Baylor 606, CAK 609, Hendersonville 611, Sullivan South 612, Father Ryan 612, FRA 649, Lipscomb 686, Webb 702, Farragut DQ
MUS' Goodman Rudolph continued his strong play with a 31 at Audubon to win low medalist. Goodman, a Mississippi State commitment, led the Owls to a victory over Houston.
At the West Tennessee Girls Invitational at Windyke Country Club, Abby Heck led St. Agnes to a second-place finish. Abby shot a 70 to finish in third place individually.
MUS defeated CBHS to improve to 29-1 on the season after Goodman Rudolph medaled with a 34 at Windyke Country Club.
St. Agnes defeated St. Mary's and FACS after Abby Heck shot a 29 at Galloway.
Drew Miller led Briarcrest to a victory over CBHS after shooting a 34 to win low medalist.
CBHS' Marshall Daniel led the Purple Wave to a victory at the FCA Tournament at Windyke Country Club. His round of 69 tied for low medalist with St. George's Winston Margaritis.
In girls' competition, St. Agnes won by 11 strokes, highlighted by Abby Heck's 66.
Maribeth Peevy again won low medalist with a 39 at Quail Ridge in a competition between St. Benedict, Hutchison and Tipton-Rosemark.
At the Ronnie Wenzler Memorial held at Windyke Country Club, MUS again claimed an early season victory. For the Owls, Jack Crosby won co-medalist with Briarcrest's Drew Miller after a 70. MUS' Goodman Rudolph added a 72 along with teammates Trent Scull's 73 and Jake Meskin's 73.
St. George's David Irving also contended with a 72.
August 15th & 16th
Several juniors competed in the Baylor Preview at Black Creek Club in Chattanooga. Goodman Rudolph from MUS shot a 72-71 in the two-day event to claim low honors among SCR juniors. Fellow MUS teammates Walker Crosby (73-74) and Mason Rudolph (73-80). MUS won the team portion of the tournament.
Briarcrest's Drew Miller had the best individual round with a 69 on the first day.
St. Benedict's Maribeth Peevy shot a 38 at Audubon to win low medalist.