May 9, 2013

Wright's ace helps Chiefs over Knights

PLATTSBURGH — Saranac, with Jarett Wright leading the way with a hole-in-one, edged out a victory over Seton Catholic in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference golf on Wednesday.

The two teams battled to a 3-all tie before the Chiefs won by the slimmest of margins, 192-193, in the tiebreaker.

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Wright, Saranac’s No. 2 golfer, aced the 145-yard, par-three 16th hole, using an eight iron, at The Barracks Golf Club.

Nick Lees, Wright and Nick Daniels won matches for the Chiefs, with Lees sharing medalist honors on the day with Seton Catholic’s Joe Zalis with a 41, and Wright next with a 43.

Zalis, David LaFountain and Mark Ryan picked up victories for the Knights.

Saranac 3, Seton Catholic 3

(Saranac wins, 192-193, in tiebreaker)

No. 1- Lees (Sar) def. Favreau, 41-49. No. 2- Wright (Sar) def. Tedford, 43-52. No. 3- LaFountain (SC) def. Staley, 51-56. No. 4- N. Daniels (Sar) def. LaFranca, 52-55. No. 5- Ryan (SC) def. Z. Daniels, 52-61. No. 6- Zalis (SC) def. Caron, 41-63.



ROUSES POINT — Alex Duffy was medalist with a 42, while teammates Nolan Reid and Zachary Guay followed with a 43 each at Northeastern Clinton knocked Peru from the unbeaten ranks at the North Country Golf Club.

Reid, Duffy, Chris Kokes (45) and Guay won their matches for the Cougars, who won the No. 1, 2, 3 and 4 matches.

Gavin Plimpton and Kyle Miller were the winners for the Indians. Miller carded the low round for Peru with a 45, while Plimpton and Jordan Guay each added a 46.

NCCS 4, Peru 2

No. 1- Reid (NCCS) def. J. Guay, 43-46. No. 2- Duffy (NCCS) def. Lemza, 42-48. No. 3- Kokes (NCCS) def. Nugent, 45-50. No. 4- Z. Guay (NCCS) def. Mattila, 43-49. No. 5- Plimpton (P) def. Littlefield, 46-47. No. 6- Miller (P) def. Young, 45-53.



AUSABLE FORKS — Miles Lussi, Ryan Kane, Patrick Kane and Jay Reid won their matches to provide the margin of difference for the Blue Bombers at the AuSable Valley Golf Club.

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