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Ironton golfers 3rd at SEOAL tourney

LANCASTER — Marietta ended a long drought and thus ended Ironton’s short reign.

Marietta placed three players on the all-league team as they won their first Southeastern Ohio Athletic League golf championship Tuesday.

Warren was second and defending champion Ironton finished third.

Marietta won the event with a team scored of 310 over the 6,241-yard, par 71 Valley View Golf Course. Warren shot a 315 score while Ironton had a combined 323 total.

Rounding out the team scores were Gallipolis at 326, Logan 331, Jackson 343, Portsmouth 3 64 and Chillicothe 371.

Each team had at least one player earn All-SEOAL honors. Warren’s Brandon Fivecoait shot a 1-under to take medalist honors.

Ironton’s Andy Holtzapfel shot a 77 and Jonathan Williams carded a 78 to earn all-league honors. It was the third straight year Holtzapfel has been All-SEOAL.

Mason Weisgarber shot an 82 for the Fighting Tigers (69-6) followed by Josh Cooke with an 86, Josh Zornes 87 and Josh Mullins had an 89.

Ironton visits Portsmouth Clay Thursday.

SEOAL Golf Results

Team Scores

Marietta 310

Warren 315

Ironton 323

Gallipolis 326

Logan 331

Jackson 343

Portsmouth 364

Chillicothe 371

All-SEOAL

Brandon Fivecoait, Warren 70

Nick Huggins, Marietta 73

Jared Hammons, Marietta 73

Kris Cummings, Logan 74

Morgan Dobbins, Jackson 75

Nick Saunders, Gallipolis 76

Andy Holtzapfel, Ironton 77

Jonathan Williams, Ironton 78

John Lods, Chillicothe 79

Evan Sommer, Portsmouth 80

Dylan Newsome, Jackson 81

Derek Howe, Marietta 81

Marietta (310): Nick Huggins* 36-37=73, Ian Smith 43-42=85, Derek Howe* 40-41=81, Jared Hammons* 37-36=73, Eric Mullins 44-39=83, Brandyn Bailey 47-41=88.

Warren (315): Brandon Fivecoait* 34-36=70, Andrew Lang 43-39=82, Levi Thompson 42-44=86, Ian Zoller 42-43=85, Chase Burrows* 39-39=78, Brad McPherson 46-46=92.

Ironton (323): Josh Zornes 45-42=87, Andy Holtzapfel* 39-38=77, Josh Mullins 43-46=89, Jonathan Williams* 41-37=78, Mason Weisgarber 40-42=82, Josh Cooke 41-45=86.

Gallipolis (326): Nick Saunders* 38-38=76, Jordan Cornwell 39-44=83, Corey Hamilton 40-45=85, Boeing Smith 44-39=83, Rob Canady 42-42=84, Corey Arthur 46-52=98.

Logan (331): Kelly Barrell 44-47=91, Kris Cummings* 39-35=74, Jacob Berry 44-41=85, Taylor Reichling 41-48=89, Tristan Myers 43-40=83, Jordan Fizer 46-46=92.

Jackson (343): Morgan Dobbins* 37-38=75, Dylan Newsome* 41-40=81, Alec Ray 46-46=92, Tyler Williams 46-49=95, Logan Simpson 62-77=139, Josh Wiley 64-60=124.

Portsmouth (364): Evan Sommer* 40-40=80, Ian Rowland 40-47=87, Mitch Gower 44-49=93, Cody Minton 60-62=122, Colin Poage 49-54=103, Levi Porter 49-60=109.

Chillicothe (371): John Lods* 38-41=79, Ian Dennis 47-45=92, Tyler Semancik 52-50=102, Joey Davis 50-61=111, Tyler Morrissey 45-53=98, Gabe Preston 56-57=113.

*-denotes All-SEOAL status.