CWS Sports Desk
May 14, 2019
Wausau – Ben Peloquin shot a medalist-round of 72 in the sixth round of the Wisconsin Valley Conference boys golf tournament Tuesday at Greenwood Hills and highlighted a strong day for D.C. Everest overall.
Peloquin had the low round by two strokes over Merrill’s Hunter Wallace and the Evergreens finished with the top team score of 328 to vault into first place overall with one round of the conference tournament left.
The final round will be held Friday at RiverEdge in Marshfield.
Everest shot a round of 328 and leads SPASH by half a point. The Panthers finished seven strokes behind the Evergreens on Tuesday and four strokes ahead of third-place Marshfield. The Tigers are just three points behind in the team race.
Merrill’s Russell Dettmering finished third overal with a round of 75 but remains in control of the individual race and is on the way to a third straight conference title.
D.C. Everest (328): Ben Peloquin 72, Steven Rainville 84, Sam Hagedorn 85, Davis Hackbarth 87, Andy Ziemer 90.
SPASH (335): Logan Pechinski 78, Evan Thomas 79, Nolan Blair 86, Ethan Thomas 92, Nick Norrgran 98.
Marshfield (339): Davis Rens 79, Jaxson Bulgrin 83, Cole Hanson 88, Nate Bolson 89, Ben Baur 93.
Wausau East (349): Carter Cygan 77, Kolyn Abraham 89, Ethan Bjerke 90, Matt Sitte 93, Isaac Young 94.
Merrill (356): Hunter Wallace 74, Russell Dettmering 75, Michael Casper 103, Mitchael Cammack 104, Dan Pepke 113.
Wausau West (366): Justin Yang 88, Tyler Skogstad 88, Jordan Yang 91, Lucca Tonelli 99, Chase Parlier 102.
Wisconsin Rapids (369): Andrew Sparks 87, Spencer Sparks 89, Dane Kubisiak 94, Cayden Kautzer 99, Myles Auclair 108.
Russell Dettmering Merr., 82.5; Carter Cygan, WE, 76.5; Ben Peloquin, DCE, 74; Logan Pechinski SP, 56.5; Evan Thomas, SP, 55.
DCE 37; SPASH 36.5; Marshfield 34; Merrill 17; Wausau West 16; Wisconsin Rapids 15.5; Wausau East 12.