EWC’s George Cordall wins Region IX Tournament
Eastern Wyoming College golfers finished the Region IX Tournament in a tie with McCook Community College. EWC’s George Cordall was the tournament’s top golfer with a -5.
“George played very well again this week, earning his second win in 3 starts as a freshman golfer,” EWC head golf coach Zach Smith said. “We had some other positive takeaways, we look forward to playing in Sterling next week. ”
Three EWC golfers finished in the top 10 with Oscar Behle finishing third with a -2 and Noah Taylor finishing in a tie for 8th place with a +2.
Six community colleges competed in the Region IX Tournament held at Cottonwood Golf Course in Torrington, Wyoming Sept. 15-16.
Eastern Wyoming College and McCook Community College finished tied at -5 on top of the leader board. Northeastern Junior College and Otero College tied for third with a +26, Central Wyoming College finished fifth with +32 and Lamar Community College finished sixth with a +35.
“It was great to be home this week and play well,” Smith said. “We left some strokes out there on Thursday but bounced back Friday to shoot a better team score. McCook played very well on Friday, resulting in us sharing the team win with them at -5.”