Labonte takes Two Rivers 3A championship
Corinth Holders golfer Peyton Labonte wrapped up the Two Rivers 3A Conference individual championship with a round of 44 during Monday’s nine-hole match at Riverwood Golf Club.
South Johnston’s Sydney Wheeless was the individual medalist for the match with a 42. Triton lead the way in the team standings with a 149. Corinth Holders was second at 155 and South Johnston finished at 157, a stroke ahead of Smithfield-Selma.
Cleveland and Western Harnett both finished at 162.
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Parker Watson paced SSS with a 48, while Tabby Herzig shot 53 for Cleveland.
Smithfield-Selma finished third in the team standings with Cleveland fourth and South Johnston fifth.
The conference will hold an invitational match featuring players who have qualified for regionals this Monday at Reedy Creek Golf Course.
Princeton duo qualifies for regionals
Princeton’s girls tennis doubles team of Makenzie Smale and Jordan Johnson advanced to the 1A eastern individual girls tennis championships with a runner-up finish in the Carolina 1A Conference Championships on Wednesday. Smale and Johnson took a three-set loss (6-3, 5-7, 6-4) to Spring Creek’s Grace West and Cassie Alphin in the doubles championship match at Herman Park in Goldsboro.