The Whitewright Tiger and Lady Tiger Golf Teams competed in the District tournament on 4/9/18 at Stone Creek Golf Club in Sherman. The teams competed in favorable weather conditions.
The Lady Tigers recorded a 2nd place finish to finish as the district runner-up behind Howe. They were able to edge off Leonard by two strokes to advance to Regionals. Lauren Slough led the team for the Lady Tigers with a score of 101. The team also received contributing scores from Eva Rau, Kelsey Hodgdon, Alexis Tillett, and Callie McGee. They had rounds of 114, 132, 133, and 154, respectively.
The Tigers recorded a 3rd place finish. They finished behind Van Alstyne and Commerce, respectively. They were led in scoring by Will Stephens’ round of 92. Seth Williams, James Rau, Clint McGee, and Lawson Moore also provided scores for the Tigers. They had rounds of 97, 108, 122, and 130, respectively. Will Stephens was able to advance to Regionals as a medalist.
The Lady Tigers and Will Stephens will compete in the Regional Golf Tournament on 4/23- 4/26 in Bullard. Congratulations to both teams on a successful district tournament. Best of luck to the Lady Tigers and Will Stephens at the Regional Golf Tournament