Young Golf Buccaneers open up 2018 campaign


CLARKSBURG – The Buckhannon-Upshur golf team opened their season recently at the WVGA Invite at the Clarksburg County Club on Aug. 6.

The meet featured 23 teams.

The young Bucs of head coach Jason Westfall finished their first match shooting a 341.

Evan Coffman led the Bucs with a 106 while Isaac Lane carded a 116. Brady Hurst fired a 119 while Tucker Hurst shot a 142.

Overall the team shot a 341.

George Washington won the team event with a 235 while Parkersburg was runner-up with a 240.

Following a rain out of an eight-team match at Bel Meadows the next day, the Bucs returned to Bel Meadows for a tri-meet with Lincoln, South Harrison and Liberty, who entered one golfer on Aug. 9.

The Bucs took second out of the three-team event with a score of 219.

Lincoln won the event shooting a 182 while South Harrison was third with a 221.

Coffman shot a team-low of 50 for the Bucs while Brady Hurst was right behind with a 51. Rounding out the B-U scorecard was Lane with a 57, Tucker Hurst with a 61 and Landon Hitt with a 64.

Lincoln’s Payton Moore took low medalist honors with a 37.

The Bucs then played a tri-match with Robert. C Byrd and Grafton at the Sunny Croft Country Club in Clarksburg on Aug. 14.

Lane led the B-U golfers with a 52 while Tucker Hurst shot a 53, Braden Hurst fired a 53 and Coffman and Hitt each shot a 60.

The Bucs took third shooting a 219.

The Bucs were scheduled for two meets this past week, playing a tri-meet with Robert C. Byrd and Fairmont Senior on Monday at the Fairmont Field Club and again Thursday at the Bridgeport Country Club with Bridgeport and Fairmont Senior.

They will return to action Monday at Green Hills Country Club to take on North Marion and University.

The results:

B-U results at WVGA Invite

Evan Coffman ­—106

Isaac Lane —116

Brady Hurst —119

Tucker Hurst ­— 142

Tri-match at Bel Meadows

Lincoln 182

Payton Moore – 37

Baron Swiger – 49

Hailey Boyce – 62

Megan Boyce – 52

Andrew Fleece – 54

Buckhannon-Upshur 219

Evan Coffman – 50

Isaac Lane – 57

Brady Hurst – 51

Tucker Hurst – 61

Landon Hitt – 64

South Harrison 221

Jenkins – 43

Dakota McNemar – 49

Ethan – 58

Tyler Ethan – 71

Liberty

Chance Howell – 59

Tri-match at Sunny Croft

Grafton 177

Caden Moore – 43

Chris Miller – 42

Kolbe Kimbrew – 45

Cabell Bolyard – 47

T. J. Summers – 48

Robert C. Byrd 186

Jimmy Hawkins – 40

Tyler Stemple – 47

Alex Hawkins – 50

Tanner Hogue – 49

Gavin Kennedy – 50

Buckhannon-Upshur 219

Evan Coffman – 60

Isaac Lane – 52

Brady Hurst – 54

Tucker Hurst – 53

Landon Hitt – 60

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