Shamrock golf defeats Leyden in non-conference action
The Shamrocks started their weekend with a sweep at the White Pines Golf Club. Senior Mike Donovan shot a 40 and earned medalist honors as varsity defeated Leyden 175-191. Frosh-Soph also defeated Leyden 217-226. Freshman CJ O’Gara shot a 51 and was the medalist. The win makes it four in a row for the Frosh-Soph.
On Saturday, varsity played at the Dunes Club, located at the southeastern shore of Lake Michigan and dubbed, “the best nine-hole course anywhere.” Although the Shamrocks lost to Marian Central (2.5-5.5), Coach Pete Doughtery said, “It was a beautiful day on an outstanding golf course with the most courteous of hosts and,” he added, “as usual Shamrock golfers continue to demonstrate gentlemanly behavior and sportsmanship both on and off the course.”
Photos of the Shamrocks from a recent match at Ridgemoor Country Club can be found here.