A-W golf wins pair of WEC duals against Remsen St. Mary's

Thursday, April 20, 2017
(Sentinel Photo By Allen Hamil) Derrick Schorg of RSM goes for a putt on the 9th hole green. Schorg earned medalist honors in a conference meet for the third time this season.

AKRON -- On a beautiful day for golf on their home course, Akron-Westfield came away with a pair of War Eagle Conference wins over Remsen St. Mary's. The team also faced Woodbury Central with the teams splitting wins on the day.

In the girls match, the Westerners had the top five scores on the day as they easily took the match 187-227.

Catherine Russell led the way for the Hawks with a 54. Haley Delperdang was a stroke behind Russell with a 55. Mallory Behrens and Michaela Nelson rounded out the counting scores for RSM as each shot a 59.

The boys played a close match with A-W edging RSM 178-182.

Derrick Schorg was the overall medalist as he shot a 40 for the day for RSM.

Schorg has now been medalist in all three WEC matches he's been in with two 40s and a 42 in those three events.

"I'd say my chipping and putting have been doing pretty good lately," Schorg said. "It feels good to be out here and embrace the weather. Nice to see a good course in shape."

He was followed closely behind by Jerad Black who shot a 41 for the Westerners.

Will Galles had a 43 for the Hawks while Daniel Martinsen and Max Anderson each had a 44 for A-W.

Spencer Schorg's 46 and Brody Ricke's 53 rounded out the counting scores for the Hawks while Jack Anderson and Spencer Olson sealed the victory for the Westerners as each shot a 49.

Remsen St. Mary's returns to action Tuesday, April 18, against West Sioux.

The RSM boys are now 1-2 and the girls 0-3 in WEC action.

Team scores (girls): Akron-Westfield 187, Woodbury Central 208, Remsen St. Mary's 227.

Individual scores: A-W: Bailey Davis 44, Brooke Koele 44, Ann Hedlund 49, Alayna Mullinix 50, Danika Smith 54, Autumn Bundy 58.

RSM: Catherine Russell 54, Haley Delperdang 55, Mallory Behrens 59, Michaela Nelson 59, Veda Pick 61, Brooklyn Frederes 66.

Team scores (boys): Woodbury Central 174, Akron-Westfield 178, Remsen St. Mary's 182.

Individual scores: A-W: Jerad Black 41, Daniel Martinsen 44, Max Anderson 44, Jack Anderson 49, Spencer Olson 49, Juan Sanchez 53.

RSM: Derrick Schorg 40, Will Galles 43, Spencer Schorg 46, Brody Ricke 53, Noah Brazil 53, Zach Ruden 55.