The Illinois Valley Central varsity linksters finished fourth at the Princeton Invitational Golf Tournament Saturday at Hunter’s Ridge Golf Course.


The Illinois Valley Central varsity linksters finished fourth at the Princeton Invitational Golf Tournament Saturday at Hunter’s Ridge Golf Course.

Alex Koch placed sixth individually with a 79 on the par 72 course.

IVC carded a 342, led by Koch. T.J. Ross was second for IVC with an 85, Jared Johnson third with an 86, and Glenn Maxey fourth with a 92.

At Newman Golf Course in Peoria Thursday,  IVC beat Limestone, 172-174, but dropped to Central, whose team had a 170.

Koch again led the team with a 40, followed by Maxey with a 41,  Ross 45 and Johnson 46.

Drake Rundall finished with a 49, and Austin Youngman had a 53.

On Sept. 16, IVC traveled to Hall to play the hosts at Spring Creek in a non-conference match.

The varsity team finished with 178 to Hall’s 176.

Johnson took top honors with a 40, followed by Koch 44, Maxey 46 and Ross 48.
Rundall had a 50 and Youngman a 53.

The junior varsity team had a 213 to Hall’s 193.

Scorers were Louie Hoerr 50, Tyler Schmit 54, Daniel Heinz 54 and Kyle Mooney and Ryan Wargo each with a 55.

The Grey Ghosts host Dunlap at Arrowhead Country Club today, compete at Pontiac Thursday and head to Canton Saturday.