Washington Evening Journal
111 North Marion Avenue
Washington, IA 52353
Hammen helps Eagles land win
COLFAX -- Luke Hammen went low for Keota and its boys golf team Tuesday, earning South Iowa Cedar League triumphs over Sigourney and Colfax-Mingo.
Keota totaled 187 while Sigourney had 192 and Colfax-Mingo 217.
Hammen carded a 43 to earn runner-up medalist honors behind Colfax-Mingo’s Jason Rinehart who posted a 40 on his home course.
Sawyer Stout shot a 47, Colten Clarahan 48 and Max Johnson 49 to secure the Eagles victory.
HAWKS CANT PERCH ON WEST BRANCH
WEST BRANCH — The Golden Hawk girls golf team lost to West Branch 206-237 Tuesday at Cedars Edge Golf Course in a River Valley Conference match.
Madi Davidson led Mid-Prairie with a score of 54. Close behind was Madelyn Bender and Gabi Robertson with a 59 each and Alexa Huber carded a 65, with Elliott Debler and Madison Witthoft at 71 and Claire Zirkelbach with 74.
"The kids improved on their team score once again, cutting five shots off last week and season lows from Bender, Davidson and Witthoft,” Mid-Prairie coach Tracy McArtor said. "We know that short game and putting is our biggest area that needs work.”