The Grundy Yellow Jackets golf team recently notched wins against Bledsoe County and South Pittsburg. On August 24, the Jackets hosted Bledsoe County, taking the match by 39 strokes, at 196-235. Ajay Tenenbaum shot a season high carding an outstanding 2-over par 38. Grant Dees had the next best score at 51.
Grundy County – 196 (Ajay Tenenbaum 38, Grant Dees 51, Kollyn Cooper 53, Lucas Woodlee 54, Emily Smith 54, Trey Hampton 59)
Bledsoe – 235 (Smith 58, Haston 58, Turner 59, Bean 60)
On August 29, the Jackets traveled to Sweeten’s Cove to take on South Pittsburg. The Jackets played their best match of the season defeating the Pirates by 26 strokes at 180-206. Medalist honors were shared by Ajay Tenenbaum and Kollyn Cooper at 42. Grant Dees and Trey Hampton also shot a season best score with 48 each.
Grundy County – 180 (Ajay Tenenbaum 42, Kollyn Cooper 42, Grant Dees 48, Trey Hampton 48, Emily Smith 53, Lucas Woodlee 54)
South Pittsburg – 206 (Foutch 53, Tierney 48, Hailey 54, Shavers 57)
Coach Trey Foster says he’s pleased with the team’s performance, “We’ve had a lot of good teams, but this group may be one of the best in terms of overall athletic ability. They’ve improved as much as any team we’ve had in a while.”