Varsity The boys Varsity golf team had mixed results last week. On Wednesday, 9/4 the boys beat Willowbrook at Sugar Creek Golf course, by a score of 146-167. The medalist for Hinsdale South was Grant Blum with a 34. Other scores that counted were Billy Gneiser 36, Colin Lyster 38 and Charlie Gneiser 38.
On Thursday, 9/5 the Varsity Boys golf team lost to DGS by a score of 160-172. The medalist for Hinsdale South was Colin Lyster with a 39, Billy Gneiser also shot a 39, but the team fell a little short and lost to the mustangs.
Frosh/Soph On Wednesday (9/4) the young Hornet golfers traveled to Villa Park and played at Sugar Creek Golf Course. The Hornets lost to conference rival Willowbrook by a score of 185-183. The Hornets were led in scoring by Cam Crotty who shot 44. Parker Bozzi shot 45, Drew Deolitsis and Drew Duckhorn finished out the scoring by both firing 48’s. Joe Pantoni shot 49 and Alex Marth shot a 52.
On Thursday (9/5) the Hornets traveled to play conference foe Downers Grove South at Village Greens golf course in Woodridge. The Hornets lost another close match by a score of 196-192. Plenty of Hornets gained experience in this rivalry match as all 12 players competed. The four scores that counted in the score were the following: Drew Duckhorn 46, Parker Bozzi 47, Drew Deolitsis 48, and Eliot Fulscher 55. The remaining Hornets score were the following: Cam Crotty 57, Joe Pantoni 61, Alex Marth 50, Ryan Lokken 61, Connor Wyent 61, Marley Tarver 61, Lucas Krapukaitas 62, and Steven Czuba 66.
Week of August 26th
Varsity The Varsity boys golf team lost a dual match to DGN by 12 strokes on Tuesday at Downers Grove Golf Club. Medalist was Colin Lyster with a 41. Other scores that counted were, Billy Gneiser 43, Grant Blum 45 and Charlie Gneiser 46.
On Saturday the team took 2nd place at the Willowbrook scramble, losing on the 3rd hole of a scorecard playoff. Charlie Gneiser made two huge putts down the stretch to secure a team score of 9 under par.
Frosh/Soph On Tuesday (8/27) the young Hornet golfers traveled to Downers Grove and played at the historic Downers Grove Golf Club. The Hornets lost to Downers Grove North by a score of 175-216. The Hornets were led in scoring by Drew Deolitsis, and Alex Marth who both shot 53’s. Joe Pantoni shot 54, Parker Bozzi shot 56, and Drew Duckhorn shot 56. Eliot Fulscher, Connor Wyent, Lukas Krapukaitas, Marley Tarver, and Ryan Lokken all competed for the Hornets.
On Saturday (8/31) the Hornets traveled to Rolling Meadows to play in the Mustang Invite at Arlington Lakes Golf Course. The Hornets shot a team total 362 for the 18 hole event and finished 7th out of 14 teams. The Hornets showed great promise by shooting a team score of 368 in a very tough field of 14. The format called for each team to bring 5 golfers and to count the top 4 scores from each nine. All 5 of the Hornet golfers contributed to the team score. The scores were the following.
Front Back Total Drew Duckhorn *47*4693 Parker Bozzi*43 *45 88 Drew Deolitsis*4750 97 Cam Crotty51 *44 95 Joe Pantoni*49 *47 96 Team Total186 182 368
Week of August 19th
Varsity Boys Varsity golf team had a good 2nd week. We had very good team scores vs. Hinsdale Central and LT, two perennial 3A golf powers in the state of Illinois. Medalist in the match against Central was Colin Lyster with a 37. Medalist in the match against LT with an excellent score of 3 under par 32 was sophomore Billy Gneiser. On Saturday, the hornets played in the Rolling Meadows invite and finished 2nd by 2 strokes! Medalist at the invite with a score of 75 was Grant Blum, other scores that counted, were 76 by Billy Gneiser and 80 by Charlie Gneiser and Colin Lyster.
Frosh/Soph On Monday the young Hornet golfers gained valuable early season experience by playing Monday at the Hinsdale Golf Club. The Hornets lost to cross town rival by a score of 150-202. The Hornets were led in scoring by freshman Joe Pantoni with a 47, Drew Duckhorn 50, Drew Deolitsis 51, and Alex Marth 54.
On Thursday the Hornets hosted Lyons Township at Carriage Greens in Darien and lost by a score 0f 160-201. The Hornets were led in scoring by sophomore newcomer Cam Crotty’s 47. Drew Duckhorn shot a 51, Joe Pantoni had a 54, and Parker Bozzi had a 53.
On Saturday the Hornets traveled to Joliet to play in the Ryder Cup Format at Woodruff Golf Course. The Hornets shot a team total 362 for the 18 hole event and finished 6th out of 15 teams. The Hornets were led by Eliot Fulscher and Parker Bozzi who shot an 82 and finished 6th overall. Drew Deoilitsis and Joe Pantoni fired an 84 and finished 10th overall. Alex Marth and Ryan Lokken shot a 96, and Cam Crotty and Lucas Krapukaitas rounded out the scoring with a 100.
It was a busy week for the Hornets where eleven golfers made their 2019 debut. They are: Sophomores- Parker Bozzi, Cam Crotty, Drew Deolitsis, Drew Duckhorn, Eliot Fulscher, and Alex Marth. Freshmen-Lucas Krapukaitas, Ryan Lokken, Joe Pantoni, Marley Tarver, and Connor Wyent.
Week of August 12th
Varsity Varsity Boys golf team won an 18 hole dual team match vs. OEHS on Saturday, August 17, by a score of 328 to 339. Medalist for the event was Colin Lyster with a 75. Colin also had a hole in one on the 15 hole at Carriage Greens. Other players scores that counted toward our score of 328 were Billy Gneiser with a 80, Charlie Gneiser with an 86 and Grant Blum with an 87. Most improved player on the team from the first week is Jacob Jones, who cut about 20 strokes off his 9 hole average.
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