Boys golf continues to roll through season, looking ahead to state

BY COLTEN STEELE
WEEKLY REPORTER

On Friday, the OTHS Boys varsity golf team played in the Dick Gerber Invitational at Oak Brook Golf Course. Put on by the Edwardsville golf team every year, it was hot but the OTHS boys took second place overall in the large school division, with Edwardsville taking first. Front left: Coach Kevin Kellerman, Ethan Ourada, Taylor Patterson, Drew Taylor, Josh Krneta, Ben Paskert. Not pictured is Logan Lowrey. (Photo submitted by Robyn Patterson)

The O’Fallon Boys Golf team had another very busy week on the links, and it started with another conference win as they beat Alton, 156-177.

Sophomore Taylor Patterson shared the title with Senior teammate Drew Taylor as they led all scorers with a 37. Sophomore Logan Lowery and Jake Krneta finished right behind them with 40’s.

Head Coach Kevin Kellerman commented on his team saying, “We have a lot of depth, and that is going to be a very crucial part of how we do this postseason.”

On Wednesday, the Panthers met up with conference opponent, Edwardsville to play for a chance at the conference title. Unfortunately, the Panthers came up short, and lost by seven strokes.

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