Gatesville High just missed its bid on a return trip to state, but the Hornets' Canyon Carothers did garner a spot as a medalist. GHS shot a two-day, 36-hole score of 345-331-676 Wednesday and Thursday to finish fourth at the Class 4A - Region III tournament in Huntsville. Their 676 team score left the Hornets just shy of a state berth, which went to Robinson (636), Madisonville (656) and Huffman-Hargrave (668). Carothers earned his way as a medalist, shooting 77-79-156 to finish fourth overall (finished among top 3 of non-qualifying teams). Other GHS scores: Tyler Soltow 87-83-170, Jed Smith 91-85-176, Jett Truss 97-84-181, Braden Luensmann 90-97-187. Gatesville had reached regional play after finishing second in District 17-4A. It was their 16th regional trip in the last 17 years.
Boy's Golf - Fri, Apr. 28, 2017