Prep golf | Lakers edge Wolverines in match-play tournament |

Prep golf | Lakers edge Wolverines in match-play tournament

Photography Michael MichaelsenTruckee golfer Rolando Zarate watches his tee shot during a tournament earlier this season. Zarate was one of three Wolverines to win his match during a nine-hole tournament against North Tahoe at Old Brockway on Tuesday. The Lakers won the match-play tournament, 4-3.

The North Tahoe and Truckee golf teams squared off in a nine-hole scrimmage at Old Brockway Golf Course in Kings Beach on Tuesday, with the Lakers coming out on top by a score of 4-3.

The format was match play, pitting each teamand#8217;s No. 1 golfer against each other, on down the line to each squadand#8217;s seventh player. The winner of each match earned one point for his school.

The Lakersand#8217; Justin Fenley, Trevor Semmens, Daniel Vandewiele and Zachary Kriston all won their matches, while Griffin Granger, Riley McGuire-McCarthy and Patrick MaCauley lost.

Truckeeand#8217;s winning players included Rolando Zarate, Nick Trim and Paul Buschmann; Sam Mohun, Austin Griffin, Jared Huey and Wes Harrington dropped their matches. The individual matchups were not available.

and#8220;This is a big moral booster for our team with the state qualifier coming up next week, May 10, at Edgewood,and#8221; said North Tahoe head coach Steve Munro. and#8220;Itand#8217;s not every day that North Tahoe can beat Truckee in any sport, so this was very rewarding for our team and our school.and#8221;

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