High school golf roundup: Vega shoots combined 156 at Texas Shootout for West
By ADVOCATE STAFF REPORT
Nov. 8, 2010 at 5:08 a.m.
Warriors take 16th at Texas Shootout tournament
SAN ANTONIO - Junior Trevor Vega shot a combined score of 156 over two days at the Texas Shootout at Silverhorn Golf Club, leading a Warriors varsity golf team that finished 16th out of 24 teams over the weekend.
Vega was the only player that shot a round under 90 for the Warriors, with Colton Escamillia turning in a round of 92 on the second day to finish with a combined score of 190.
Host school San Antonio Churchill won the event by 10 strokes over San Antonio Johnson, 617 to 627. San Antonio Reagan finished with a total score of 639. The top finisher was Christian DeLaCruz from Johnson, who shot a combined score of 149, with a 74 the first day and a 75 the second.
East, West finish in top four at JV tournament
CORPUS CHRISTI - Chad Williams shot an 83 to finish as the third medalist for Victoria East, as the Titans shot a combined 381 to take second place at the Corpus Christi Junior Varsity tournament at Gabe Lozano golf course on Monday.
Victoria West also did well, finishing in fourth place with a team score of 418. Harrison Holt lead the way for the Warriors, shooting a 93, one stroke better than Wade Strickland, who shot a 94 for the JV Warriors.
For the JV Titans, Darrin Butler turned in a career best with a round of 91, followed by Luke Blundell with a 98.
Corpus Christi King won the tournament by a wide margin, shooting a combined score of 344 to win by 37 strokes. The Mustangs Chandler Berryhill turned in the low round of the event with a 78.
Yoakum girls finish 2nd in Seguin
SEGUIN - The Yoakum girls competed in Seguin on Tuesday, with three players finishing in the top 10. Olivia Esparza led the way with an 84 to finish fifth. Her teammate, Lauren Deauzat, shot an 86 to finish right behind in sixth. Erin Jirkovsky shot a 95 to tie for 10th.
Yoakum girls at Seguin
Olivia Esparza, 84
Lauren Deauzat, 86
Erin Jirkovsky, 95
Laken Garza, 97
Katherine Hull, 104
Team score, 362
Texas Shootout (Hosted by S.A. Churchill)
Silverhorn Golf Club, San Antonio
November 5 and 6
Trevor Vega 79-77 - 156
Colton Escamillia 98-92 - 190
Reid Elder 94-99 - 193
Cabott Hanes 93-102 - 195
Austin Hicks 95-100 - 195
TEAM: 361-368 - 792
(16th in a field of 24.)
Final team standings
Churchill 312-305 - 617
S.A. Johnson 318-309 - 627
S.A. Reagan 320-319 - 639
Low round: Christian DeLaCruz, SAJ, 74-75 - 149
JV Invitational (hosted by C.C. Moody)
Gabe Lozano Golf Course, Corpus Christi
Harrison Holt 93
Wade Strickland 94
Daykota Heinold 112
Aaron Zapalac 119
Nathan Rodriguez 127
Chad Williams 83 (third medalist)
Darrin Butler 91
Luke Blundell 98
Jacob Humphreys 109
Andrew Barnett 119
Final team standings
C.C. King 344
Victoria East 381
Eagle Pass 411
Victoria West 418
Low round: Chandler Berryhill, CCK, 78