The Ottumwa Courier

Sports

May 18, 2013

Centerville boys golf advances to state

WILLIAMSBURG — A Centerville Big Reds golf team hasn’t been present at the state golf meet since 1977. That streak ends in 2013, as the Centerville Big Reds carded 330 to place third in the district tournament on Friday. Since host school Williamsburg won the meet, 316 strokes, the top-three teams from the district advance instead of the top-two.

Last year, the Big Reds finished third at the district golf meet, missing the cutoff to qualify a team to the state tournament by one stroke.

“It wasn’t the fact that anyone beat us it was the fact that we just imploded,” Centerville head coach Mike Carney said. “But, you know, the important thing is we advanced. Next Friday, we start with a clean slate. I really thought that today was a bigger hurdle than the state meet. We had that thing hanging over our head from last year from Adel and these kids have posted such great scores over the last two years. This is by the far the worst score we’ve shot this season, and to still be able to advance says a lot. We just got to get this whipped from the memory banks and go up [to Ames] play good golf this weekend.

“We’re excited to go. I’m so happy for Logan and Quentin. They’re probably two of the best kids I’ve had the privilege of coaching since I’ve been in Centerville. They’re really great kids.”

Centerville’s Alex Moorman and Maquoketa’s Ty Thede were tied at the end of 18 holes at 72 strokes each. Moorman would birdie hole number 9 to win the playoff and pickup medalist honors.

Rounding out the top-four scores for the Centerville Big Reds was Logan Dabney with 84, Quentin Fowler with 85 and Blake Dabney with 89. Centerville’s Jacob Hargrave carded 96 on the day while Tanner Cowan shot a score of 114.

Text Only
Sports
  • 0418 OTT Sports Abbie Budan photo Bulldog linksters take third in Marshalltown MARSHALLTOWN — The Ottumwa girls golf team turned in a admirable performance Thursday, capturing third out of 14 teams at the Linda Bloom Invitational with a collective score of 377 strokes. "I think we played well pretty much from top to bottom," Ot

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0418 OTT Sports boys tennis color photo Ottumwa boys tennis dominates Des Moines Lincoln OTTUMWA — The Ottumwa boys tennis team looked a lot like domination Thursday at Dan Staggs Court, as they shut out Des Moines Lincoln 11-0 in CIML Metro Conference action. "It's early in the season and I can already see our team starting to grow," Ot

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0418 OTT Sports Marcus Posley photo IHCC's Posley signs with St. Bonaventure OTTUMWA — This past basketball season was one that saw Indian Hills rewrite the record books offensively. Of all numbers that stood out this season, none are more visible then the school-record number of made 3-pointers. Though it only reflects the n

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Packwood Little League Fundraiser to be held PACKWOOD — The Packwood Little League Hog Roast Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, April 26, from 5-6:30 p.m. The event will be held at the Packwood Christian Church. Four teams with over 40 kids participate in the Packwood Little League. The fundr

    April 17, 2014

  • 0418 OTT Sports Colin Pearson signs IHCC's Pearson signs with San Diego OTTUMWA — Indian Hills Community College golfer Colin Pearson is headed west to continue his education and golf career. The IHCC sophomore Wednesday signed a letter of intent with the University of San Diego. Pearson is coming off his best finish of

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • 0418 OTT Sports Area Girls Tennis photo Osky girl netters drop match to Tigers OSKALOOSA — Oskaloosa’s Little Hawkeye Conference match with Grinnell came down to the final doubles match on a chilly day in Mahaska County. The Tigers’ duo of Lily Hamilton and Jackie Johnson pulled out the 6-3, 7-5 win over the Oskaloosa tandem of

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • On Tap Friday College Golf Indian Hills at Buena Vista Spring Invitational (Storm Lake) College Softball Southeastern at Indian Hills (DH), 3 p.m. College Baseball Indian Hills at Muscatine (DH), 3 p.m. Girls Golf Melcher-Dallas at Moravia, 4 p.m. Boys Golf Melche

    April 17, 2014

  • No Headline Provided Mustang Relays Bloomfield 04-15-14 Class AA team scores -- 1. Davis County 160, 2. Fairfield 159, 3. Pekin 34, 4. Keokuk 82. Boys Results Shot put -- 1. E. Adam (P) 50-8, 2. T. Northup (P) 41-6, 3. M. Fritz (FF) 38-7, 4. I. Hougland (DC) 37-4, 5. B.

    April 17, 2014

  • Davis County boys edge Fairfield at Mustang Relays BLOOMFIELD — Although the Davis County boys track and field team successfully protected its home turf Tuesday at the Mustang Relays in Class AA action, it was far from easy. The Mustang boys squeaked by Fairfield by just a point, as they edged the Tr

    April 16, 2014

  • MSAE boys net win over Iowa City West JV IOWA CITY — The Fairfield Maharishi boys tennis team defeated the Iowa City West junior varsity on Tuesday, winning 7-2 at the ICW courts. Solaris Nite played an outstanding match against Cole Schneider, winning the No. 2 singles match 7-5, 6-3. Othe

    April 16, 2014

NCAA Tournament Scoreboard
Sports photo reprints


Obituaries

Facebook