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GCHS Golf Begins 2014 Season

Posted on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 2:36 pm

The Grundy Girls and Boys Golf Teams have entered season play after practice and preparation during the month of July. The teams have had several matches over the past two weeks, and the results are as follows:

August 7:

The season opener took place at Hidden Valley Golf Club with the Yellow Jackets taking top honors in both boys and girls play. John Meeks took medalist with a 1-over, 37.


Grundy County    (176) John Meeks 37, Zach Borne, Matt

Underhill 46, Ethan Smith 47. Others: Jessie Davis 47, Hunter

Ladd 48.

Silverdale Academy (179) Hoskins, Howell 42, Holt 47, Boggess 48

South Pittsburg    (186) Abbott 44, Frame, Fuqua 45, Hunter 52

Marion County    (202) Easterly 48, Veal 49, Blevins 51, Carter 54


Grundy County     (103) Emily Smith 51, Maty Partin 53

South Pittsburg     (NS) No Team Score

August 11:

On Monday, August 11, the teams traveled to Fall Creek Falls, and just managed to beat both the stormy conditions, and the host Bledsoe County Warriors. The Jackets were led by the consistent play of Ethan Smith and John Meeks, who both carded a 44.


Grundy County    (191) John Meeks 44, Ethan Smith 44, Hunter

Ladd 50, Zach Borne 53, Other: Matt Underhill 54, Jessie Davis 54,

Bledsoe County    (196) Parker 40, Warden 45, Cagle 53, Johnson 58


Grundy County     (103) Emily Smith 55, Maty Partin 55

Bledsoe County      (NS) No Team Score

August 12:

The teams played their first home match of the season at Sewanee on Tuesday, August 12. The Jackets played well enough to best Bledsoe County, but not well enough to take down St. Andrews-Sewanee, who shot a very respectable 168. Ethan Smith led the Jacket Boys with a 43.Tommy Oliver took medalist honors with a fine 1-over, 37.


St. Andrews-Sewanee (168) Tommy Oliver 37, Jake Wiley 41, Andrew

Heitzenrater 45, Sam Thomas 45, Andrew Black 52.

Grundy County      (185) Ethan Smith 43, John Meeks 45, Zach Borne

46, Hunter Ladd 51, Jessie Davis 57, Matt Underhill 58, Brandon Tate 60,

Cole Johnson 60.

Bledsoe County      (206) Parker 42, Warden 47, Johnson 57, Cagle 60.


Grundy County       (111) Emily Smith 54, Maty Partain 57, Chasten Britton

62, Megan Shrum 63

August 14:

The teams traveled to Willowbrook Golf Club on Thursday, August 14 to take on Coffee and Cannon County. The Jackets split the match, beating Cannon County, but falling to Coffee County. The Jackts were led by Ethan Smith with

a solid 40, and the Lady Jackets were led by Emily Smith with a 52. Medalist honors went to Hayden Proffitt at 38 and Teagan Perry at 42, both from Coffee County.


Coffee County      (161) Proffitt 38, Parrigger 40, Prater 41, Hall 42

Grundy County     (183) Ethan Smith 40, John Meeks 44, Zach Borne 49, Hunter

Ladd 50, Matt Underhill 54, Jessie Davis 57.

Cannon County     (188) Vickers 46, Nave 46, Parker 47, Jakes 49


Coffee County        (95) Perry 42, Green 53.

Grundy County      (111) Emily Smith 52, Maty Partin 59, Megan Shrum 62, Chasten

Britton 63.