The Wildcats’ golf team almost caught Hallsville Tuesday for the district championship coming up one stroke short but they qualified for the regional tournament by finishing in second place. The Wildcats shot a second day 312 to go with a 302 first round to finish with 614.
The Wildcats were led by Alex Motes who shot 74 and 75 for a 149, good enough for a second place finish in the medalist race. Matt Calhoun also shined with a 74 and a 77 for 151 total, good for third place in the tournament. Motes and Calhoun made the All-Tournament First Team. Caleb Lewis shot 75 and 80 for 155. Andrew Escobar shot 79 and 83 for 162 total. Carter Lewis had an 87 and 80 for 167. Competing as medalists Cameron Morris shot 81 and 82 for 163. Colten Bench had 90 and 86 for 176.
The district tournament was played at the Rockwall Golf and Athletic Club.