WCHS team, two individuals headed to state
HENDERSONVILLE -- Wilson Central earned the program's first team berth in the TSSAA state golf tournament next week in Manchester with a one-shot win over Hendersonville High Monday in the Region 5-AAA tournament at Country Hills Golf Course.
The Class AAA state will be held next week at Manchester's Willowbrook Course.
Team members include, from left: senior Preston Patterson (80), senior Blain Turner (72), senior Reece Gaddes (74), senior Luke Gray (81) and ninth grader Trey Melvin (77). The group fired a 303, topping Hendersonville's score of 304.
Mt. Juliet High's Cooper Sears shot a 72 and qualified for the state as an individual as did Lebanon High's Garrett Hughes who fired a 74 to earn a spot at Willowbrook next week.