Florence starts golf season

High School Golf

PEMBINE, Wis. — Florence placed third Tuesday in the Northern Lakes Conference high school golf meet at Green Acres.

Crandon, 174, captured team honors over Laona-Wabeno, 177; Florence, 196; Pembine, 206; Three Lakes, 243, and Elcho, 254.

Medalist Maggie Warrner of Laona-Wabeno shot a two-over par 36.

Logan Doll and Evan Beaster each shot 46 to lead the Bobcats. Matt Dishaw scored a 48 and Tommy Podnar had a 56.

“We had a pretty good night despite the cold, rain and wind,” Florence Coach Tom Beck said of the season opener.

Ethan Metras led the Panthers with a 43, followed by Wyatt Marcy, 47; Evan Metras, 48, and Logan Maloney, 68.

Florence and Pembine play another NLC meet today at Laona-Wabeno.

The Bobcats will join other area teams Friday in the Niagara Invitational at Oak Crest Golf Course.