Boys golf prepares for regionals

BY COLTEN STEELE
WEEKLY REPORTER

The O’Fallon boys golf team finished second in the Southwestern Conference tournament as well as second in overall conference standings for the season.  The Panthers finished strong at the conference tournament held Tuesday, September 26th at Belk Park golf course in Wood River.  Led by 4-over par scores of 76 from both Logan Lowery and Taylor Patterson, the Panthers finished with a team score of 326.  The other top scores for O’Fallon included Drew Taylor (85) and Jake Baldus (89). Pictured from left: Logan Lowery, Ethan Ourada, Kyle Dismukes, Josh Krneta, Taylor Patterson, Jake Baldus, Ben Paskert, Drew Taylor (Photo submitted by Marci Lowery)

The O’Fallon Boys Golf team is preparing for their biggest stage this season, the Regional tournament. The entire season is work and preparation leading up to the regional tournament and postseason.

Last week, the Panthers competed at Belk Park in the Southwestern Conference tournament and finished second behind conference rival, Edwardsville.

Head Coach Kevin Kellerman said, “Our boys played very well, it was just hard to compete with the depth of Edwardsville.”

The Tigers medaled in six out of the top eight places overall.

Junior Taylor Patterson and Sophomore Logan Lowery finished fourth and fifth overall respectively.

Senior Drew Taylor finished with an 85, after starting off with a triple and double bogey on the first two holes.

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