Viking golfer cards state spot

May. 07, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Union Pines junior Benjamin Chrystler earned a spot into the NCHSAA 3A State Championships shooting a three-over-par 74, finishing tied for fifth individually and in one of the three individual qualifying spots, at the NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional Championships Monday on the River Course at the Country Club of Whispering Pines.

The Vikings were one spot, or four strokes, from winning a team berth to the state tournament, being held at Foxfire Resort and Golf Club Monday and Tuesday. Chrystler, Dalton Wheeless (75), Bryan D'Ostroph (80) and Cal Parsons (85) made up the Viking team score of 314.

Southern Lee finished sixth at 319. Zane Lewis and Jay Minter shot 77s to lead the Cavaliers. Alex Palme shot an 82 and Matthew Honeycutt and Colton Davis shot 83s.

Lee County shot 321 and finished seventh. Dalton Maulden shot 77 for the Yellow Jackets.

Northwood placed 10th with a 351 total. Carter Denny carded a 79 to be the low Charger.

William Register of Williams won a two-hole playoff against Eastern Guilford's Tristan Lough to be the regional medalist after both shot one-under-par 70. Williams (307) won the regional championship followed by Northern Guilford (309) and Rockingham County (310) for the next two state spots.

Boys golf

NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional Championships

at the Country Club of Whispering Pines, River Course

Team scores

1. Williams 307

2. Northern Guilford 309

3. Rockingham County 310

4. Union Pines 314

5. Cardinal Gibbons 315

6. Southern Lee 319

7. Lee County 321

8. Eastern Alamance 337

9. Chapel Hill 343

10. Northwood 351

11. Northern Vance 384


William Register 70

Jacob Haithcock 73

Davis Hawks 77

Walter Beck 87

Ellis Moser 100

Chase Tervelt 106

Union Pines

Benjamin Chrystler 74

Dalton Wheeless 75

Bryan D'Ostroph 80

Cal Parsons 85

Nick Skaluba 91

Chase Ivey 106

Southern Lee

Zane Lewis 77

Jay Minter 77

Alex Palme 82

Matthew Honeycutt 83

Colton Davis 83

Lee County

Dalton Maulden 77

Walter Brinker 78

Sam Bradley 79

Chris Brown 87

Brooks Gaster 87

Owen Kelly NC


Carter Denny 79

Gordan Brann 86

Seth Clark 91

Daniel Wells 95

William McPhilemy 96

Coleman Brann 101