EAGLE GROVE - New faces in the lineup propelled the Webster City boys' golf team to its best team score over the last four years on Friday at the Eagle Grove Golf Course.
The Eagles were right at home on their course and turned in a 155 to beat the Lynx, who carded a season's-best round of 174.
"I think we are making good progress now and I'm looking forward to more improvement," WCHS head coach Dave Brighton said. "I am very excited for the team."
The Lynx two rookies - John Ferrell and Logan Yates - took the lead for the team. Ferrell shot a 41, a stroke better than Yates (42).
Ferrell's round featured four pars, while Yates had three.
"John Ferrell will be a strong contributor to the program," Brighton said.
Friday at Eagle Grove Golf Course
Eagle Grove 155, Webster City 174
Eagle Grove (155) - Cody Helmick 43, Connor Tomke 38, Brenton Pohlman 37, Aaron Wagner 40, Jacob Grandgeorge 40, Brian Yackle 44.
Webster City (174) - Karter Lenning 47, Logan Yates 42, Doug Stoakes 44, Sam Mossman 53, John Ferrell 41, Brady Bergman 47.
Medalist - Pohlman (EG). Runner-up - Tomke (EG).
Webster City JV (214) - Jake Daniels 50, Jess Miller 58, Dylan Rose 52, Brandon Carlson 54, Joel Hanus 59, Buster Pitcox 65.
Doug Stoakes added a 44, and Brady Bergman and Karter Lenning shot identical rounds of 47.
Eagle Grove's Brenton Pohlman was the meet medalist with a 37, a shot in front of teammate and runner-up Connor Tomke (38).