September 24, 2008 EditionAlso in this issue...
WR golfers claim district titleNathan Hibbard
The Walnut Ridge High School golf team outlasted East Poinsett County and Ridgefield Christian to win the 2A-3 North District Golf Tournament at Thunder Bayou Golf Links near Blytheville on Sept. 11.
Walnut Ridge shot a team score of 252 to finish one shot ahead of EPC in the play four-count three tournament. Ridgefield Christian was third with a score of 256.
Individually, John-Scott Kelley finished second overall with a score of 75. Matt Ryan shot an 82 and Wesley Davis shot a 95.
All three teams advanced to the Region 2 tournament, which was scheduled for Tuesday at Cooper's Hawk Golf Course in Melbourne.