Several key golf matches took place around the Chagrin Valley Conference on Thursday.
In girls’ play, Independence defeated Hawken, 186-196, and Lutheran West topped Chagrin Falls, 190-199, setting up a matchup between undefeated teams on Tuesday.
Lutheran West took advantage of its home course in the win over the Tigers.
Senior Sam Webb shot even-par 36 and even notched her first eagle of the season to lead the Longhorns. She finished the round with six pars, an eagle and two bogeys. Callie Wabeke carded a 46 and Nadia Kauntz and Julia Colton closed out Lutheran West’s scoring with a 48 and a 60, respectively.
Chloe Steger led Chagrin Falls with a 43 and Christina Joseph finished with a 48. Molley Lowe and Ali Holtz rounded out the scoring with a 51 and a 57, respectively.
Lakeside 208, St. John’s 258
Lakeside’s boys’ team defeated St. John’s, 208-258.
Ashton Jones carded a team-low 46 and Zack Palmer shot a 51.
Cardinal 182, Harvey 211
Carson Hartman contributed to Cardinal’s win with his personal-best score of 45. Harvey’s Connor Hedrick claimed medalist honors with a match-low 38 and Cardinal’s Troy Domen shot a 42. Harvey’s Avery Anderson (43) and Cardinal’s Conner Callison (47) rounded out the top five.
Trinity 170, Wickliffe 175
Jacob Potts shot a match-low 36 to lead Trinity to a win over host Wickliffe. Jack Rolando added a 43 for the Trojans and Jack Peters and Luke Wessel finished with a 44 and a 47, respectively. All four Trojans shot season-best scores.
Calvin Cackowski shot a team-low 38 for Wickliffe and Mario Cefaratti added a 45.
Chagrin Falls 161, Orange 162
Robert Schron claimed medalist honors with a match-low 36 to lead Chagrin Falls to a 4-0 start this season.
Junior Jack Stover led Orange with a 1-over 36. Ajay Deshpande carded a 41 in his first-ever varsity match and Dillon and Jackson Fellinger came in with a 42 and a 43, respectively.
Geneva 184, Berkshire 216
Geneva improved to 6-0 with a win over host Berkshire.
Ayden Richmond and Kole Opalko shared medalist honors as each shot a match-best 45. Devin Morrison carded a 46 for the Eagles and Caleb Nugent and Logan Reinke both shot 48.
Matt Hart led Berkshire with a 48.
Hawken 162, Kirtland 187
Thomas Wong shot a match-low 38 and Connor Bryan added a 39 to lead Hawken to a 162-187 win over Kirtland. Jack Spiegle shot a 42 and Quinn Peterson closed out the scoring with a 43.
Zach Szymczak led the Hornets with a 44. Arron Schulz shot a 46, Victor Alfieri added a 47 and Ben Beres rounded out the scoring with a 50.