River Valley golf team takes third place ranking in conference, advances to postseason

Pictured left to right, Matthew Frederick, Ashton Price, Luke Snow, Connor Fields, Eli Johnson, golfers for the River Valley Golf team. Photo via Matt Snow, Head Golf Coach

5/17 Wild Rock

Monday, May 17th, RV Golf competed at the Battle at the Rock at Wild Rock Golf Course in the Wisconsin Dells. Wild Rock, home of the Division 1 High School state golf tournament, proved to be a challenging course for the young Blackhawk Team. Eli Johnson led the Hawks with a team best 82.


The final SWC conference match was held at Richland Center’s Quail Run on Thursday, May 19th. River Valley placed fourth again, after Dodgeville, Richland Center, and Lancaster. James Reilly of PDC was medalist with a 34. Eli Johnson led the Hawks with an 45. Luke Snow and Matthew Frederick had season bests 47 and 48 respectively. Ashton Price finished with a 53 and Lars Anding had a 60.

Dodgeville – 161
Richland Center – 181
Lancaster – 182
River Valley – 193
Platteville – 195
PDC – 198


The Conference championship was held today at Viroqua Hills golf course. While placing 4th in the match, River Valley was able to maintain an overall third position for the conclusion of the 2021 season.

Noah Kirsch, Lancaster, was overall medalist for the day with a 73.

Eli Johnson – 90
Ashton Price – 93
Luke Snow – 105
Matthew Frederick – 116
Connor Fields – 99
Dodgeville – 356
Lancaster – 372
River Valley – 387
Platteville – 381
Richland Center – 394
Prairie du Chien – 431

First Team All Conference
Eli Johnson

Honorable Mention
Ashton Price