High school golfers compete at NVAC
WILLISTON — Middlebury, Mount Abraham and Vergennes golfers competed at the Sept. 28 NVAC tournament hosted by the Williston Country Club and won by Rice with a collective score of 323 for its top four golfers.
CVU (327) was second, and South Burlington (330) took third. The Tigers (407) were 11th among 12 scoring teams. Mount Abe and VUHS had only one golfer each compete.
Rice’s Brendan Patterson took medalist honors by firing a 73.
Colin MacGuffie led the Tigers with an 87, followed by Kellan Bartlett (96), Landon Kean (105) and Ben Fuller (119)
Mount Abe’s Brenden Oxford shot an 89, and VUHS golfer Nate Muzzy came in at 134.
Mount Abe started fast then held off a Middlebury surge in Friday night’s game.
In a Saturday meet held at Rikert Outdoor Center that was blessed with snowfall the two pr … (read more)