Marian gets win, Lehighton splits
Marian picked up a non-league golf win, while Lehighton earned a split in Mountain Valley Conference action on Tuesday.
Marian improved to 5-1 (4-0) on the year with its 318-351 golf victory over non-league foe Pottsville.
The Colts' Mike Gottstein took medalist honors with a 77. Teammate Eric Mason also broke 80, as he finished with a 79.
Josh Green and Mark Postupack fired 81s to round out the scoring for the locals.
Marian 318, Pottsville 351
Mike Gottstein 77, Eric Mason 79, Josh Green 81, Mark Postupack 81
Bailey Roos 87, Randy Rubright 87, Kory McElhaney 88, Joe Drasdis 89
Played at Mahoning Valley, par 72
Lehighton split its MVC golf match, defeating East Stroudsburg North while losing to unbeaten Stroudsburg (7-0, 6-0).
Jordan Knappenberger led the Indians with a 93. He was the only local to break 100.
Lehighton 654, ES North 667
Jordan Knappenberger 93, Zach Bowman 101, Alden Everett 102, Nick McGeehan 115, Gary Higgins 120, Cody Semmel 123
Jarred Choy 76, Nolan Schutzer 78, Will Caraballo 78, Brendan King 78, Eric Pugliesi 78, Cormac Salmon 79.
Anthony Montante 88, Donald Lecompte 90, Evan Byrne 101, Aaron Aguiles 124, Mike Rosser 132, Jimmy Goetz 132.
Played at Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, Par 72