Boys' golf: Minnewaska first, second in WCC meets
Freshman Bret Buckingham, 8th grader Esten Stensrud and senior Austin Lieser each shot rounds of 39 to lead the Minnewaska boys to a win in the first meet of a West Central Conference doubleheader Tuesday at Morris.
The Lakers finished with a 159, four shots ahead of Benson/KMS and Morris Area, while Montevideo's Mike Moritz earned medalist honors.
In the second meet of the day at Minnewaska, the Lakers fell one stroke short of a sweep as Benson edged them 166-167 for first place.
Buckingham earned medalist honors as he carded a round of 37.
WEST CENTRAL CONFERENCE BOYS' GOLF
WCC at Morris: 1. Minnewaska 159, 2. Benson/KMS and Morris Area 163.
MEDALIST - Mike Moritz, Monte, 36.
MINNEWASKA RESULTS - Bret Buckingham 39, Esten Stensrud 39, Austin Lieser 39.
WCC at Minnewaska: 1. Benson 166, 2.
MEDALIST - Brett Buckingham, Minnewaska 37.
MINNEWASKA - Buckingham 37, Stensrud 40.