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Local golfers enjoy postseason success

By on October 11, 2017 at 12:48 pm

Pictured, from left, are Waterloo golfers Zane Miller, Tre Wahlig, Tommy Carr, Sam Kreinberg and Kole Kaltenbronn, all juniors, who advanced to Monday’s Class 2A Salem Sectional.

Several local high school golfers, including one team, advanced out of their respective regionals last week and participated in the sectional round Monday. 

When the last putt was tapped in, two Gibault golfers qualified for the state golf tournament this weekend in Bloomington.

The Gibault boys golf team placed second at last Tuesday’s Class 1A Okawville Regional, qualifying for the Wesclin Sectional.

Pictured is the Gibault boys golf team, which placed second at last week’s regional to advance as a team to Monday’s Class 1A Okawville Regional. (submitted photos)

Monday at Governor’s Run in Carlyle, Gibault golfers Lucas Herrmann and Zach Heet shot well enough in the sectional to make state. Herrmann shot a 77 and Heet won a three-way playoff to qualify with an 81.

As a team, the Hawks placed fourth in the sectional. Only the top three teams advance to state.

The state golf tourney takes place this Friday and Saturday at Prairie Vista Golf Course in Bloomington.

Other local golfers who competed in the Wesclin Sectional, Valmeyer’s Carson Sensel and Adrian Crossin, each shot a 93…>>>

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Corey Saathoff

Corey is the editor of the Republic-Times. He has worked at the newspaper since 2004, and currently resides in Columbia. He is also the principal singer-songwriter and plays guitar in St. Louis area country-rock band The Trophy Mules.