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Bolts sixth in MVC 2nd round divisional golf

Luke Nichols leads Liberty with 85

DUBUQUE– The Liberty High varsity boys golf team ended three rounds of Mississippi Valley Conference (MVC) competition in sixth place among the eight-team Valley Division on Monday, Sept. 30, after the second divisional tournament. The tourney was held at the Dubuque Golf and Country Club, and hosted by Dubuque Wahlert.
Cedar Rapids Kennedy won the meet with a team total of 305, and topped the Valley Division with 932 in the wake of the Super Meet, first divisional, and 2nd Divisional. All-Division honors were bestowed with Linn-Mar’s Dillion Burr earning Valley Division Athlete of the Year, and Iowa City West High’s Don Bristow taking Division Coach of the Year.
Liberty’s golfers came up just short of All-Division honors, but Luke Nichols led the Lightning in the second divisional with 85, while Connor Roach carded 88.
The Bolts’ District Tournament was held on Monday, Oct. 7, with the Class 4A State Tournament set for Friday, Oct. 11, and Saturday, Oct. 12, at Tournament Club of Iowa, in Polk City.

2019 Men MVC second round divisional, Monday, Sept. 30
Team results— 1, Cedar Rapids Kennedy, 305. 2, Waterloo West, 327. 3, Linn-Mar, 329. 4, Dubuque Wahlert, 330. 5, Dubuque Hempstead, 346. 6, Liberty High School, 357. 7, Cedar Rapids Jefferson, 360. 8, Iowa City West, 378.
Individual results for Liberty High— Luke Nichols, 85. Connor Roach, 88. AJ Meyer, 90. Tate Brunk, 94. Zack Anderson, 95. Braden O’Conner, 97.
All-Division results for Liberty High (Super Meet, 1st Divisional, two-day total, 2nd Divisional, Total)— Meyer, 84-93-177-90-267. Roach, 85-95-180-88-268. Nichols, 93-95-188-85-273. Brunk, 91-92-183-94-277. Shane Alberts, 95-92-187-NS-NS. O’Conner, NS-105-NS-97-NS. Anderson, 102-NS-NS-95-NS.
Divisional Team Totals (Super Meet, 1st Divisional, 2nd Divisional, Total) — 1, Kennedy, 311-316-305-932. 2, Linn-Mar, 309-307-329-945. 3, Wahlert, 328-325-330-983. 4, Hempstead, 330-341-346-1017. 5, Waterloo West, 349-347-327-1023. 6, Liberty, 353-372-357-1082. 7, Jefferson, 387-363-360-1110. 8, IC West, 394-381-378-1153.