Sarka leads TC charge vs. Clyde

Prep Golf Roundup

Ava Sarka started with a birdie and ended with two more Thursday to fuel Columbian’s 204-213 girls win against Clyde on the front nine at Mohawk Country Club.

Sarka finished with a 40 to lead everyone.

Taylor Losey added a 48 for the Tornadoes (1-2), Meredith Obringer carded a 51 and Tyler Ward, Norah Smith and Breanna Brock each had a 65.

Brooke Newsome’s 45 paced the Fliers. Margaret Hiliker shot a 54, Grace Pocock had a 56 and Clori Hackenburg turned in a 58.

Tornadoes turn back Fliers

CLYDE — Two of Columbian’s scorers each carded at least three pars on the front nine at Green Hills en route to a 182-188 win Thursday against Clyde.

Trevor McCarthy tallied four birdies on his way to a medalist round of 42 for the Tornadoes (2-0), and Greg Gase had three birdies and ended with a 43.

Andrew Branson backed them with a 45 and Griffin Bunting had a 52.

Ben Hohenstein keyed the Fliers (2-1) with a 44, Ryder Gamertsfelder and Max Yates both turned in a 47, and Grant Reese shot a 50.

Lead pack fuels Stockaders

CLYDE — Old Fort’s first three scorers finished better than anyone on Danbury’s team Thursday on the way to a 191-196 win at Green Hills.

Jarett Woodall’s 43 for the Stockaders (2-2) led everyone. Carson Steyer chipped in a 45, Kaleb Wilkinson shot a 46 and Colin Nutter added a 57.

David Mesnard paced the Lakers (3-2) with a 47, Justin Murray and Bradley Murray each shot a 49 and Grayson Clark had a 51.

Rams ease past H-L

FOSTORIA — Brett Montgomery fired a medalist round of 34 and Upper Sandusky cruised from there Thursday in a 167-188 win against Hopewell-Loudon at Loudon Meadows.

Trevor Clifford followed Montgomery with a 40 for the Rams, Owen Knapp shot a 45 and Benjamin Latham had a 48.

Kiley Cline’s 46 keyed the Chieftains, Layne Myers and Owen Schumm each shot a 47 and Cody Balliet had a 48.

Forehand propels Tigers past Buckeye Central

NEW WASHINGTON — Seneca East’s Jake Forehead claimed medalist honors Thursday to help the Tigers upend Buckeye Central 168-184 at Cranberry Hills.

Andrew Kalb backed him with a 40, Andy Bauman shot a 42 and Jon Margraf tallied a 47.

The Bucks got twin 45s from Tyler Rose and Nick Fike, a 46 from Nic Ratliff, and twin 48s from Adam Krebs and Kaiden Vaughn.

Senecas sail past St. Paul

NORWALK — Maddy Brown fired a 43 and Dominic Mangiola shot a 44 Thursday to lead Calvert’s runaway 184-216 win against Norwalk St. Paul at Eagle Creek.

Brayden Thomas added a 46 for the Senecas (2-2) and Jacob Kin shot a 51.

Jackson Cook’s 47 led the Flyers.

St. Joe slips away from Raiders

FREMONT — Fremont St. Joe bunched its scores just a little better than Lakota in Thursday’s 162-165 win at Sycamore Hills.

Kyleigh Dull of Lakota carded a 36 to edge St. Joe’s Garrett Michael by a stroke for medalist honors.

However, Lance Emrich followed Michael with a 41 and Caden Spader and Blake Michael each added a 42 for the Crimson Streaks.

Ethan Longoria added a 42 for the Raiders, Colt Dible shot a 43 and Connor Hill had a 44.

G’burg trio leads the way

FREMONT — Three Gibsonburg players shot 43 or better Thursday en route to beating New Riegel 180-194 at Sycamore Hills.

Nathan Tornow fired a 42 to key the Golden Bears, Fred Sisco and Mitchel Delventhal each tallied a 43 and Tyler Polish had a 52.

The Blue Jackets got a 44 from Jacob Theis and matching 50s from Eric Theis, Carson Whipple, Dalton Reinhart and Sam Whipple.