WEST JEFFERSON — Elkin, Starmount, and East Wilkes’ golf teams competed in their 6th and 7th Mountain Valley 2A/1A Conference Golf Match on Tuesday afternoon at the Mt. Aire Golf Club. The weather was warm, in the mid-70’s which made for a perfect day of golf. Each team competed in the Front 9 which totaled 2,841 yards, and a Par 36.
Elkin placed second with an overall score of 157, missing first place Wilkes Central by six strokes. Beau Burgess shot a 35 for the day which gave him a second place finish. Starmount placed fifth, and East Wilkes placed sixth. Chris Fillingame from Starmount tied Burgess for second place with a score of 35.
Elkin’s next match will be Thursday at the New River Golf Course in Alleghany.
Chandler Metz-Wilkes Central-36
Andrew Johnson-West Wilkes-38
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East Wilkes Players:
Other Starmount Players: