The weather couldn’t have been better yesterday afternoon, as the PHS Boys & Girls golf teams hosted the Union County Panthers & Lady Panthers at Bent Tree, for a Senior Night match. Prior to tee off, the PHS Golf team honored it’s three Seniors, Dylan Long, Chase Simmons, & Andy Weaver, for their hard work, and dedication to the team.
After all was said and done, & after all the scores were tallied, the Dragons came out on top with the win by a score of 171-229. The Dragonettes, played very well against a Lady Panther team that finished runner up in the state tournament last year.
The PHS Golf team will now get ready for the region tournament, as they will have practice rounds at Nob North Golf Course in Cohutta, on the 21st & 22nd. The 2-day 6-AAAA region tournament, will then start on the 23rd, & conclude on the 24th, at that very same golf course.
It was a beautiful day for golf yesterday afternoon, as the PHS Boys & Girls Golf teams hosted the Gilmer Bobcats & Lady Cats golf teams at Bent Tree for a little rivalry action on the links.
After all the drives, the bunker saves, & putts were over with, Pickens came out on top with both Boys & Gilrs teams getting wins. Low rounds for both schools came on the Boys side of things. For Pickens, Dylan Long shot a 40, & for Gilmer, Collin Pfluger shot a 52.
These two teams will meet again this Tuesday in Ellijay as they take on Whitepath. Scheduled start time is at 4.
This past Monday, the PHS Dragons Boys golf team, welcomed the Cherokee High School Boys golf team to Bent Tree for a late season match. This was also a chance for the Boys golf team of PHS to recognize their lone senior the on the team, Jordan VanSant, prior to tee off.
As for the match, it would be a close one as both teams had to deal with the elements as a steady rainfall came down as the groups were trying to finish. After all the scores were tallied, the PHS Boys came away with a 1 stroke victory over Cherokee 180-181 during the rain soaked match. With their final match of the regular season schedule now complete, both the Boys & Girls golf teams of Pickens will now prepare for the Area Tournaments. The Boys will have their practice round on the 23rd, & their tournament on the 24th. Both taking place at Highland Country Club. The Girls, will have their practice round on the 25th, & their tournament on the 26th. They will be competing at Oak Mountain. Good luck to both teams as they compete in their respective Area Tournaments looking to make it to State.
Yesterday, the PHS Boys Golf team took on the Sonoraville Phoenix at Bent Tree Golf Club. In what started off as a drizzly afternoon, turned into a beautiful day for golf.
In what was a close match, the PHS Boys team came out on top over the Phoenix. Both boys & girls golf teams will take on Fannin & Lumpkin in a Tri-Match on Thursday as they get closer to the region tournament.
Earlier today, the PHS Golf team hosted the Sonoraville Phoenix at Bent Tree Golf Club. It was the final home match of the season for the PHS Golf team and it was also Senior Night as they honored Christopher Densmore, Logan Fountain, & Billy Reed.
The PHS Girls golf team won their match automatically as the Sonoraville Girls golf team did not make the trip, leaving both Boys teams to battle it out on the links. After each team got through their 9-hole round, The PHS Boys team came away with the win with a total score of 163-208. Jacob Brumby shot the low score on the day with a 39.
The PHS Girls team will have a practice round for the region tournament on the 13th of April at Indian Trace, followed by a match at Bent Tree with Creekview on the 14th of April at 4. The Boys will have their region practice round on April 15th, with the Tournament occurring on the 18th at LaFayette. The Girls side of the Tournament will take place on the 19th at Indian Trace. Both tee times are TBA at this time
Yesterday, the PHS Golf team hosted Fannin & Lumpkin in a Tri-Match at Bent Tree. This was the first home match for the golf team this season. Some golfers, were playing Bent Tree for the first time.
The boys varsity golf team did very well in their 9-hole tri-match as they defeated the Lumpkin Indians & Fannin Rebels with a score of 165-230-210.
The boys JV golf team also defeated the Lumpkin & Fannin JV teams with a score of 204-252-234.
The varsity girls golf team defeated the Fannin Lady Rebels with a score of 166-176, but were defeated narrowly by the Lumpkin Lady Indians with a score of 165-166.
The boys varsity golf team will be taking part in the Grizzly Classic this Saturday. It will be taking place at Woodmont and has a tee time of 1 p.m.