By Kim Lux
The North East boys golf team finished in third place during a Region 5 mega-match held at Downing Golf Course on Monday, Sept. 9.
The boys finished with a team score of 329. Junior Carter Hassenplug had the low round of the match with a 71.
Isiah Swan shot a 74, while Ryan Hathaway had an 89.
Rounding out the Pickers’ team was Cole Lanahan, who shot a 95, and TJ Sebolt with a 100.
Winning the mega-match was Mercyhurst Prep with a team score of 317.
The Lady Pickers golf team also had a Region 2 mega-match at Village Green Golf Course on Monday. They finished in third with a team score of 143.
Sophomore Lydia Swan had the low round of the day with a 36.
Also golfing for North East was Taylor Urbban with a 54, Ellie Sebolt with a 63, Julia Sank with a 53 and Claire Dodds, who shot a 71.
Earlier this month, the boys golf team competed in the Corry Invitational at North Hills Golf Course, in Corry, on Sept. 5.
The boys finished with a team score of 493. Winning the invitational was Harbor Creek High School with a team score of 334.