Eagles advance to sectional

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Mercer County's boys' golf team finished third in the Tuesday, Oct. 6, regional at Hawthorn Ridge in Aledo. The Golden Eagles advance to the Oct. 12 sectional at Brimfield.

The Eagles shot 334 as a team. Austin Lindell carded a 76 to tie for third, while Matt McEwen chipped in with a 79. Other Mercer County scores were Anthony Ruggles, 88, Andrew Fiser, 91, Connor Reid, 98, and Lucas Mohror, 98.

Rock Island Alleman took the team title with a 313, with Orion second at 327.

Rockridge finished sixth at 356. Trafton Otting led the Rockets with an 82. Also advancing to sectionals as individuals for Rockridge were Blake Heald and Carson Hall.

Sherrard finished ninth at 409, while United shoot a team total of 796.

The girls' regional teed off at 9 a.m. today, Oct. 7, at Hawthorn Ridge.