By Steve Peterson
Playing in some of the best weather for golf this season, both Akron-Westfield girls and boys squads gained dual wins over Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn at Akron Golf Course April 17.
The Lady Westerners beat the Eagles, 197-231. Dana Hedlund shot a 47 to lead the way; followed by Ryleigh Schnell’s 48; Kortney Hedlund shot a 49; Katie Black and Bailey Davis had 53s. Kayla Tindall had a 55.
For the boys’ match, the Westerners won, 164-199.
Tavian Banks shot a 38 to lead the way; Jacob Neubrand had a 41 as did Alex Foley and Kevin Carlson had a 44. Austin Allard shot a 46 and Tyler Waterbury shot a 52.
“We had decent weather to play in and that made a difference and the boys had an especially good round,” said A-W Assistant Coach Jon Harris, filling in for Head Coach Todd Colt.