Saleh Leads Div. 1 Sectional Qualifier
FORESTVILLE – Tri-County Country Club played host to the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 Boys Section 6 Golf Qualifier on a chilly Monday with the top 10 playing an additional three holes that helped decide the final outcome.
Hasan Saleh from Olean posted a 21-hole total of 100 to earn the top spot, He was followed by Kyle Muldowney from Fredonia with 102, Colin Rodgers from Jamestown was third with 103, Fredonia’s Joe Conti took fourth with 104, Josh Galardo of Dunkirk was fifth with 105 and Southwestern’s Taylor West was sixth with 108.
The first alternate was Cory Rodgers from Southwestern with 109 and the second alternate was Sean Nord from Falconer with 110.
Rounding out the top 10 were Nick Pagano from Fredonia (95) and Jared Yartz from Southwestern (91).
Wil Bathhurst of Olean was the medalist on the par-72 layout with an 84 and is already exempt heading into sectionals, which will be held Monday at Diamond Hawk Golf Course.
Scores for 18 holes were as follows:
Southwestern – Jared Yartz 91, Cory Rodgers 92, Taylor West 95, Chad VanEvery 98, Ryan Schutte 101
Olean – Wil Bathurst 84, Hasan Saleh 85, Liam McNamee 97, Matt Sader 97, Noah Patrick 101.
Jamestown – Colin Rodgers 89, Dylan Glatz 98.
Falconer – Sean Nord 94, Nick Conti 97
Fredonia – Joe Conti 88, Kyle Muldowney 86, Nick Pagano 95
Dunkirk – Josh Galardo 90