Swanton golf edges Archbold for title at Detwiler Invitational


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Swanton golf earned a tie break win over Archbold to claim the title at the Detwiler Invitational Friday.

Swanton golf earned a tie break win over Archbold to claim the title at the Detwiler Invitational Friday.


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Swanton’s Austin Luce, left, and Garrett Swank had the team’s low rounds Friday at the Detwiler Invitational. Luce shot a 74 while Swank posted a 77.


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Swanton won with a tie break over Archbold to take home the title at the Detwiler Golf Invitational Friday.

The Bulldogs and Bluestreaks each held a 321 team score, so the tiebreaker came down to each team’s fifth golfer. Swanton’s Randy Slink shot a 93 to beat out Drew McCarthy of Archbold who had a 94.

Leading the Dogs was Austin Luce with a 74, Garrett Swank 77, Carter Swank 80 and Sam Betz 90. Zach Schaller also had a 93 for Swanton.

For Archbold, Kade Kern shot a 75, Kreighton Sims 79, AJ Mahnke 83 and Mitch Grosjean 84.

On Thursday, Swanton bested Elmwood in a home match 166-221. Their top four were Garrett Swank at 39, Luce 40, Slink 43 and Carter Swank 44. Betz added a 47 and Schaller 50.

Swanton has a home match against Toledo Christian today at 4 p.m., then the Dogs head to Birch Run Golf Course to take on Elmwood Thursday at 4:30 p.m.

Team scores

Swanton 321*, Archbold 321, Genoa 328, Napoleon 334, Central Catholic 369, Lake 372, Otsego 384, Rossford 387, Archbold JV 419, Liberty Center 443.

Swanton golf earned a tie break win over Archbold to claim the title at the Detwiler Invitational Friday.
https://www.swantonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/23/2018/08/web1_Detwiler-champs.jpgSwanton golf earned a tie break win over Archbold to claim the title at the Detwiler Invitational Friday. Photo submitted

Swanton’s Austin Luce, left, and Garrett Swank had the team’s low rounds Friday at the Detwiler Invitational. Luce shot a 74 while Swank posted a 77.
https://www.swantonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/23/2018/08/web1_Luce-and-G.-Swank.jpgSwanton’s Austin Luce, left, and Garrett Swank had the team’s low rounds Friday at the Detwiler Invitational. Luce shot a 74 while Swank posted a 77. Photo submitted

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