The girls & boys golf teams each played in their respective region 5-AAAA championship meets on Tuesday in Carrollton, GA. The girls squad played at the Oak Mountain Golf Course and ran away with the overall team championship with a score of 272. Mia Gill won individual medalist honors with a 83 while Jakari Harris earned runner-up honors. The team championship is the 16th in the programs 18 year history.
The boys team played at Sunset Hill Country Club and brought home the region title with a team score of 306, 18 shots better than 2nd place Carrollton at 324. A pair of War Eagle golfers finished tied for low medalist honors as Jake Lawson and George Stradtman finished with rounds of 75. George sank a birdie putt on the 2nd playoff hole to capture low medalist honors with Jake finishing as region runner-up.
Both teams have now automatically qualified for the State Championship meet on May 18th. Girls will play at Applewood Golf Course in Keysville, GA while the boys will play at the Waynesboro Country Club in Waynesboro, GA.