RV golf holds well as a team, individuals shine in matches

May 11

Tuesday, May 11th, Platteville Country Club hosted the 4th SWC conference match. The Blackhawks placed 4th again with a team score of 210. Other Team Scores:

Dodgeville – 185
Lancaster – 194
Platteville – 194
River Valley – 210
Richland Center – 218
Prairie du Chien – 236

The Blackhawks were led by Eli Johnson – 47, followed by Luke Snow – 53, Ashton Price – 56, Connor Fields – 66, and Jackson Thier – 54. Tyler Bradley of Dodgeville and Noah Kirsch of Lancaster tied for Medalist with scores of 39.

May 12

River Valley Golf competed in the New Glarus Golf Invitational at Edelweiss Country Club. While playing outside of normal conference play, Blackhawk golfers continued to make individual progress on their personal games. The Blackhawks placed 3rd overall as a team behind winner Mineral Point and runner up Dodgeville.

Eli Johnson led the blackhawks with an 87. Ashton Price – 92, Connor Fields – 116 , Luke Snow – 108, and Jackson Thier – 114.

May 13

Lancaster hosted the 5th conference golf match Thursday at Lancaster Country Club. The Blackhawks were looking to gain some momentum from some improved personal play. Eli Johnson led with a tied personal best score of 37, just one shot off the medalist lead. Luke Snow also turned in a personal best of 49. Ashton Price – 51, Jackson Thier 62, and Connor Fields with a 56. River Valley took third place at the match and maintained their place in 3rd overall in the conference. James Reilly and Noah Kirsch tied as medalists with a 36. Kirsch had a hole in one on the first hole. The final conference match is Thursday, May 20th at Quail Run Golf Course in Richland Center. The conference tournament will be held Monday, May 24th at Viroqua Hill Country Club.

Dodgeville – 182
Lancaster – 183
River Valley – 193
Platteville – 197
Richland Center – 198
Prairie du Chien – 214