Effingham Wins Boys Golf Regional


Published on October 2 2012 4:23 pm
Last Updated on October 2 2012 4:23 pm
Written by Greg Sapp

The Effingham Hearts boys golf team won the Effingham 2A Regional Tuesday with a 312 team total.

The Hearts edged Highland by one stroke for the regional championship, while Mt. Vernon finished third.

Effingham's Jackson Wendling was the medalist for the regional, firing a 71.  Anthony Lechman shot a 76, Anthony Barrett a 79, and Jake Linders an 86 to serve as Effingham's counters.  Also for the Hearts, Sean Sandifer shot a 95 and Reed Schafer shot a 110.

Effingham will advance to the Carbondale 2A Sectional at Hickory Ridge next Monday.