Lakewood golfers clinch conference title

Lakewood’s golf team struggled a bit at Duplin Country Club. However, they still were able to finish second in the match with a team score of 378. James Kenan won the match with a team score of 374. Though the Leopards did not win the last match of regular season, they were still able to clinch the regular season title.

Lakewood was led by Griffin Faircloth with an 85. Sean Nunnery shot 96, Tim White shot 97, and Rodney Freeman shot 100.

Hobbton’s team finished fourth in the match and sixth in the conference. Tyler Hudson led the ‘Cats with a 98. Parker Whaley shot 108, Ty Meyers shot 114 and Thorn Bauser shot 115.

The teams compete in a County Championship on Wednesday at Coharie, the site of Monday’s Regionals in which Lakewood will compete.