Frosh/Soph On Monday the Hornets lost to conference rival Downers Grove South at Carriage Greens in Darien by a score of 177-201. The Hornet scores were the following: Brendan Savage 48, Tom Gneiser 51, Joe Pantoni 51, Sam Johnson 51, Matt Rudolph 55, Tom Remi 61, Lukas Krapukaitis 62, and Nathan Ockrim 64.
On Tuesday 9/15 the Hornets moved their conference record to 3-1 by defeating Morton at Fresh Meadows in Westchester by a score of 182 -264. The young Hornets scores were the following: Joe Pantoni 43, Brendan Savage 45, Tom Gneiser 46, Nathan Ockrim 48, Matt Rudolph 49, and Lukas Krapukaitas 51.
On Thursday (9/17) the Hornets traveled to White Pines Golf Course in Bensenville. The Hornets defeated the Leyden Eagles by a score of 195-247 and moved their conference record to 4-1 on the season. The Hornets scores were the following: Tommy Gneiser 45, Brendan Savage 48, Connor Wyent 51, Sam Johnson 51, Joe Pantoni 53, and Matt Rudolph 53.
On Saturday (9/19) the Hornets hosted the Hornet invite at Carriage Greens in Darien finishing 4th. The Hornets had a team score of 380 for the 18 hole tournament and recorded their team low of 175 on the back nine. The Hornet scores were the following: Tommy Gneiser 89 and 6th overall, Joe Pantoni 94, Brendan Savage 99, Matt Rudolph 101, Lukas Krapukaitas 103, and Nathan Ockrim 109.
Week of September 7th
Varsity The Varsity Hornets improved their record to 2-0 in conference with a forfeit victory over Proviso East. The matched was played at Ziegfeld Troy, par 27. Billy Gneiser 23, Charlie Gneiser 29, Jelani Wilson 32, Drew Deolitis 36, Justin Hill 39, Zach Bellettini 39, Ethan Bellettini 35, Andrew Schmid 34, Emmett Savage 35, Ryan Lokken 41, Alex Marth 40, Cam Crotty 38, Jacob Jones 39, Leo McClellan 42. Frosh/Soph On Tuesday 9/8 the Hornets moved their conference record to 2-0 by defeating Proviso East at Zig Field Troy’s in Darien. The young Hornets scores were the following on the par 27 course: Joe Pantoni 30, Tom Gneiser 31, Matt Rudolph 33, Brendan Savage 34, Nathan Ockrim 34, Sam Johnson 38, Connor Wyent 39, Tommy Remi 45, and Lukas Krapukaitas 45.
Week of August 17th - Week of August 31st
Varsity Golf season has been going very well so far. As always, the Hornets have one of the toughest pre-season schedules in the state. It makes winning matches very difficult, but helps improve our scores early in the season. The Hornets started 0-4 vs. Hinsdale Central, LT, DGN and Glenbard West.
Billy Gneiser was the medalist in all those matches with scores 38, 39, 34 and 38. Billy is one of the best golfers in the area. He showed this during the early part of the schedule versus difficult competition.
Charlie Gneiser was our 2nd best golfer in our first 4 matches with scores 44, 41, 40 and 41. Charlie is also one of the best golfers in the area. He is getting more and more confidence every match. Other players who scores have counted in our first 4 matches, Jelani Wilson, Ethan Bellettini, Emmett Savage,
The Hornets are 1-0 in conference with the victory over AT last Thursday. Medalist was Billy Gneiser with a 39 at a tough Oak Meadows golf course. Other scores that counted, Charlie Gneiser 41, Jelani Wilson 45 and Ethan Bellettini 53.
Frosh/Soph 8/17- 8/22 The Hornets opened up their season against perennial state power Hinsdale Central on Wednesday 8/19 at Carriage Greens in Darien. The young Hornets were defeated by a score of 164-208. The Hornets scoring was as follows: Tommy Gneiser 48, Joe Pantoni 50, Matt Rudolph 55, Lukas Krapukaitas 55, Connor Wyent 59, and Sam Johnson 60.
On Saturday the Hornets traveled to Countryside to play in a triangular meet vs York and Lyons Township at Flagg Creek Golf Course. The team scores were the following: Lyons Township 156, York 159 and Hinsdale South 202. The Hornets scoring was as follows: Tommy Gneiser 45, Connor Wyent 51, Matt Rudolph 52, Nathan Ockrim 54, Lukas Krapukaitas 55, Joe Pantoni 56, Brendan Savage 57, Tommy Remi 57, Sam Johnson 60 and Dylan McMurray 66.
8/24- 8/29 The Hornets opened up the week against Downers Grove North on Tuesday 8/25 at Carriage Greens in Darien. The young Hornets were defeated by a score of 168-204. The Hornets scoring was as follows: Brendan Savage 49, Tommy Gneiser 50, Joe Pantoni 51, Connor Wyent 54, Nathan Ockrim 59, Tommy Remi 61, Matt Rudolph 62, Dylan McMurray 62 and Lukas Krapukaitas 65.
On Wednesday the Hornets traveled back to Countryside to play Lyons Township at Flagg Creek Golf Course. The Hornets lost to LT by a score of 181 to 145; but the Hornets showed great improvement by reducing their score by 21 strokes in less than 5 days. The Hornets scoring was as follows: Joe Pantoni 43, Tommy Gneiser 44, Lukas Krapukaitas 46, Matt Rudolph 48, Connor Wyent 51, Brendan Savage 54, Tommy Remi 55, Nathan Ockrim 55, Sam Johnson 58 and Walt Wrobel 66. On Thursday; 4 frosh/soph Hornets traveled to Village Links in Glen Ellyn to take on the Hilltoppers. The Hornets lost by a score of 191-208. The Hornets scores were the following: Tommy Gneiser 48, Joe Pantoni 50, Matt Rudolph 51, and Connor Wyent 59.
8/31- 9/5 On Thursday 9/3 the Hornets went to Oak Meadows in Addison to take on the Addison Trail Blazers in the West Suburban Gold Conference Opener. The Hornets got the win as they defeated AT by a score of 198 to 247. The Hornets scoring went as follows: Joe Pantoni 47, Brendan Savage 48, Tommy Gneiser 50, Sam Johnson 53, Nathan Ockrim 55, Matt Rudolph 57, and Connor Wyent 60.
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