Tamaqua and Marian opened the 2012 scholastic golf season with victories on Thursday.

GOLF

Tamaqua-Jim Thorpe

Tamaqua rolled to a 377-463 Schuylkill League victory over Jim Thorpe.

The Blue Raiders' Mike Weinert led all golfers with a medalist score of 78.

Brett Luicana paced the Olympians with a score of 106.

TAMAQUA 377

Mike Weinert 78, Troy Reinhardt 86, Matt Stanek 92, Derek Cinicola 101

JIM THORPE 463

Brett Luicana 106, Will Kovolenko 111, James Marks 120, Josh Abbot 126

Played at Villas Crossing, par 70

Marian-Nativity

Marian posted a 308-387 Schuylkill League victory over host Nativity.

The Colts' Eric Mason grabbed medalist honors with a match low score of 75.

Teammate Mike Gottstein (77), Josh Green (77) and Mark Postupack (79) all shot rounds under 80 to help seal the Colts' win.

Tom Horvath led the Hill Toppers with an 88.

MARIAN 308

Eric Mason 75, Mike Gottstein 77, Josh Green 77, Mark Postupack 79

NATIVITY 387

Tom Horvath 88, Lucas Moyer 95, Dane Wanser 99, Matt Monderewich 105

Played at Schuylkill Country Club, par 72

Lehighton-PM East-Stroudsburg

Lehighton dropped matches to both Pocono Mountain East and Stroudsburgin in a Mountain Valley Conference tri-match.

The Indians fell by the score of 499-648 to the Cardinals and suffered a 485-658 setback to the Mounties.

The Mounties' Eric Balcik had medalist honors with a 77.

Alden Everett paced the Indians with a team-low score of 90.

STROUDSBURG 485

Eric Balcik 77, Jarrad Choy 80, Evan Choy 81, Brian Thornton 82, Nolan Schutzer 82, Will Caraballo 83

PM EAST 499

Taylor Hosdach 78, Zack Vonzupp 81, Ryan O'Malley 83, Tyler Ruvane 84, Steven Ducey 86, Billy Durkin 87

LEHIGHTON 658

Alden Everett 90, Jesse Sable 101, Jordan Knappenberger 106, Nick McGeehan 115, Zack Bowman 120, Jeff Horwith 126

Played at Buck Hill Falls, par 70