Pinecrest shook off a rocky front nine at Pinehurst No. 8 Tuesday morning and went on to win the NCHSAA state 4-A boys’ golf championship in a playoff.
The records show that Michael McGowan’s senior season on the University of North Carolina’s golf team has been a successful one.
A birdie by Zach Martin on the first playoff hole provided the margin of victory as Pinecrest won the NCHSAA boys’ golf 4-A championship Tuesday afternoon at Pinehurst No.8.
The Pinecrest boys’ golf team takes a six-stroke lead into Tuesday’s final round of the NCHSAA state 4-A championships at Pinehurst No. 8.
Zach Martin and Josh Stockwell each shot a 1-under-par round of 70 at Pinehurst No. 6 on Monday to lead Pinecrest to its seventh East Regional golf title in a row.
Zach Martin capped a Southeastern Conference Player of the Year season for the Pinecrest boys’ golf team on Monday by shooting a three-under par 67 at Pinehurst No. 1.
Jack Fields’ dramatic Monday qualifying for Charlotte’s Wells Fargo Championship gives area fans two Southern Pines natives and a Pinehurst resident in the rich event.
The Pinecrest boys’ golf team picked up a win in the inaugural North State High School Challenge held at Carolina Trace Country Club in Sanford Friday and Saturday. The Patriots, paced by medalist Josh Martin’s 147, finished with a two-day total of 625.
Josh Stockwell shot a 7-under-par 65 that included 10 birdies in the Pinecrest boys’ first Southeastern Conference golf match of the season at Bayonet at Puppy Creek Monday afternoon.
Joshua Martin has joined a select few that have defended a Donald Ross Junior title.