Friday, November 15, 2019

Dragon Golf Team Captures Region I Championship

The Carroll Dragons boys’ golf team had a shiny new trophy at Carroll Senior High School Friday morning. The new show-and-tell item was the Class 5A Region I championship trophy.

Carroll is now state-bound after winning Region I in Lubbock on Thursday. The Dragons posted a two-day total of 593 (291-302) and finished eight strokes ahead of second-place Mansfield Black.

The Dragons’ top finisher was Blake Pugh, who shot 146 (71-75) and finished third overall. He was followed on the team by Vince Martino, Corbin Kasten,  Matt Gilchrest and Matt Isler.

The Class 5A state golf tournament will be held Thursday-Friday, May 12-13 at the Jimmy Clay Golf Course in Austin.