High School Girls Golf: West Delaware Opens Schedule At Pin Oak

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director:

The West Delaware Girls Golf team opened their competition part of the new season Thursday afternoon at their home Pin Oak Golf Course outside of Manchester. Eleventh-year head coach Brett Mather talks about the annual preseason struggle of battling mother nature to get out on the course to practice:

With another small amount of girls on the roster this Spring, coach Mather believes the experience they do have coming back can help the whole squad get better:

Vinton-Shellsburg and Solon were the opponents yesterday with V-S winning the meet with a 206, Solon was 2nd, shooting a 222 and the Hawks a 255 for third place. For West Delaware Ashley Goebel led the way with a 62, Kinzie Recker and Anna Thole both shot a 64. Coach Mather talked about the play and competition:

After one meet in the books coach Mather and the Hawks know what they need to work on more specifically now:

The Hawks return to the course when they host Central of DeWitt with the boys playing as well on Monday afternoon beginning at 4pm.