Boys' Golf Places 2nd at IHSA 3A Regional Competition, Sends Four to State
Congratulations to the boys' golf team on their second place finish at the IHSA 3A Regional at Wilmette Golf Course on Wednesday, September 28! The team score was 312. The team was led by Ryan Banas '23 in 5th place with a score of 75. Patrick Rocchio '24 finished in 7th place with a 77, Joey Pieracci '23 finished in 9th place with a 79, Grant Koehler '23 scored an 822, Gavin Smith '24 and Drew Southwell '25 finished with an 81.
The team advanced to the IHSA 3A Sectional on Monday, October 3, at Bridges of Poplar Creek, where they finished in 4th place with a team score of 302. The team finished one stroke behind the 3rd place team and narrowly missed advancing to the state tournament as a team. Their efforts were led by Joey Pieracci '23, who finished in 3rd place with a 72, Ryan Banas '23, who tied for 12th place with a 75, and Drew Southwell '25, who tied for 15th place with a 76. Also contributing were Grant Koehler '23, who scored a 79. Gavin Smith '23 and Patrick Rocchio '23 also competed.
The following individuals advanced to the IHSA State Tournament at The Den in Bloomington on October 7-8: Joey Pieracci '23, Ryan Banas '23, and Drew Southwell '25. Congratulations to the entire team and to head coach Sean Batti and his staff. Good Luck at the state tournament!