Oxford earns match win against conference rival Greene
NORWICH – The Tornado golfers split the two matches this week, taking a win in the first match over Oneonta 258-302 but fell to the Saints of Seton Catholic 192-260 on Tuesday on Norwich’s home course of Canasawacta Country Club.
Playing the back nine holes of the course at the country club, the Tornado’s Parker Walsh – one of the two seniors honored before match play started – led the home team on the scorecard with a 7-over 42 on the par 35.
Teammate Max Marson played a solid round, turning in a 49 for the round while Logan Waters carded his best nine-hole score of the season with a 55.
Norwich’s Cameron Birtch, who was the other senior recognized prior to the start of the contest, shot a 56 during the match to finish fourth on the Tornado scorecard.
Participating in just his third varsity match of the year, Jacob Dowdall rounded out the top five for Norwich with a 58 – his best score for the season.
Seton Catholic’s Michael Bucko shot a 1-under par 34 for the match’s top medalist honors. Colleague Liam Burtis carded an even 35 for the back nine and Danny Crowely finished the round with a 39.