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Sherwood, Westside boys win district titles

Both teams advance to state tourey play


The Sherwood and Westside Christian boys golf teams earned state tournament berths in impressive fashion, as both teams triumphed in district tourney play that concluded on Tuesday.

The Bowmen took the top spot at the Northwest Oregon Conference district tournament, which was held Monday and Tuesday at The Reserve Vineyards and Golf Club, with a two-round score of 623 strokes, which put Sherwood 18 shots ahead of second place St. Helens.

Junior Joe Reed led the way for Sherwood at the tourney with a two-round total of 149. That put him in second place in the individual standings for the event, three shots back of Wilsonville’s Chan Lee.

Sherwood senior Blake Peterson finished in third place in the individual standings with a score of 153. Freshman Drew Francois had a score of 162 for the Bowmen.

Seniors Keegan Brasch and Gabe Reed were among Sherwood’s other players for the district tourney.

The Bowmen, who swept NWOC play this season, advance to play at the Class 5A state tournament, which will be held Monday at Tuesday at Quail Valley Golf Club, with action starting at 7:30 a.m. each day.

The Westside Christian boys triumphed at the Special District 7 tournament, which was held Monday and Tuesday at the OGA Golf Course in Woodburn.

The Eagles took the top spot at the tournament with a two-round score of 683. Portland Adventist was second at 693.

Junior Steven Olmstead led the way for Westside Christian. He placed second, individually, with a two-round score of 162.

Also for the Eagles, freshman Zeke Quinlan was sixth at 172, junior Cullen Kyte was seventh at 173 and sophomore Jack Myers was 10th at 176.

The Eagles will next play at the Class 3A/2A/1A state tournament, which will be held Monday and Tuesday at Trysting Tree Golf Club in Corvallis. Action is set to start at 12:15 p.m. each day.




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