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Senior Weaton leads Trojans to third place

The Trojan boys’ golf team finished third out of eight schools Tuesday at Albia during a perfect day to be outdoors.

Standings

1 Knoxville 341

2 Albia 355

3 Fairfield 366

4 Eddyville 371

5 Chariton 386

6 Moravia 388

7 Davis County 405

8 Centerville 408

Medalist

Tyler Vaske, Knoxville 68

Trojans scores

Jackson Weaton, Sr., 80 (41, 39)

“Jackson did a great job on the back nine with seven pars and a birdie,” said head coach Mick Flattery.

Evan Haines, Fr., 94 (49, 45)

“Evan’s mid-irons were really good,” said Flattery. Haines scored two pars.

Drake Rippey, Jr., 95 (48, 47)

“Drake drove the ball well,” added the Trojans skipper. Rippey had four pars on the day.

Nathan Smithburg, Fr., 97 (51, 46)

The freshman had a “great back nine” according to his coach, with seven pars overall.

Brad Smithburg, So., 101 (43, 48)

“Brad rallied well on the back nine,” said Flattery.

Jeremy Crile, So., 108 (46,52)

Junior Varsity

Josh Brewington, Jr., 90 (47, 43)

“Four pars alone on the back nine for a terrific round.” said Flattery.

Next

At home today at 3 p.m. versus Sigourney and Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont