Golf team wins regionals, goes to state

Staff writer

The Peabody-Burns High School golf squad brought home a big victory May 12 at the regional golf tournament.

The team competed at Leonardville and topped the scoreboard ahead of Chase County, Yates Center, and Riley County.

They played Monday at the state tournament in Mankato. Results will be available in next week's issue.

The PBHS team of Joe Zappone, Brian Wingert, Travis Pohlman, Jason Wingert, Thomas McGee, and Jason McClendon had a combined score of 324.

Chase County was second at 355, Yates Center third with 355, and Riley County fourth at 357.

Three PBHS golfers earned individual medals.

Zappone medaled at second with a round of 76, Brian Wingert was third after shooting 78, and Pohlman seventh with a score of 83.