Justin Conway – Mustangs Ahead
(LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL) – The LRHS boys golf team placed second in the Class 3A Region 5 tournament on Monday at Kingsway Country Club. Placing second advances the boys golf team to the Class 3A State Tournament for the first time in four years.
The LRHS boys golf team shot a score of 320, 14 shots behind the Class 3A Region 5 tournament winners Naples Gulf Coast. Riverview High School was two shots behind LRHS and Venice High School was four shots behind.
The Class 3A state Tournament is on Oct. 25-26 at Mission inn and Resort at Howey-in-the –Hills.
Seniors Louie Delfabro and Billy Herten and Junior Mike Wijas paced the Mustangs with scores of 79. Sophomore Drew Angelo scored 83.
Herten said, “It’s great to see us come through finally. This is big.”