The Ottumwa Courier

April 10, 2013

Osky downs PC in tiebreaker

Courier sports staff
The Ottumwa Daily Courier

---- — OSKALOOSA — The Oskaloosa boys golf team needed a tiebreaker, but the Indians pulled out a victory over Pella Christian based on the scores of the No. 5 players.

With the score knotted at 166-166 for the top four players, Osky’s Ethan Farner’s score of 46 was five shots better than Pella Christian’s Josh Posthuma (51) so the dual officially went Osky’s way.

Pella Christian’s Mason Howerzyl was meet medalist with a 35 while Osky’s Clay Tucker earned runner-up honors with a 38. Andrew Brouwer shot 41 for Osky, while Andrew Shaffer carded 43 and Tanner Lanphier 44.

Osky will be back in action next Monday for a 13-team invitational at West Marshall.

At Edmonson Golf Course


Team scoring — Oskaloosa 166, Pella Christian 166.

Medalist — Mason Howerzyl (PC) 35.

Runner-up — Clay Tucker (O) 38.

Oskaloosa individuals — Andrew Brouwer 41, Andrew Shaffer 43, Tanner Lanphier 44, Ethan Farner 46.

Pella Christian individuals — Mitch Fopma 41, Jason Holwerda 43, Justin Stravers 47, Josh Posthuma 51.