Medalist McLochlin, Riffle, Strasser help Rochester beat North Miami, Whitko
BY VAL TSOUTSOURIS
Sports Editor, RTC
Rochester 169, North Miami 210, Whitko 233 (Wednesday): Led by medalist J.R. McLochlin, Rochester had the three lowest scores on their way to a nine-hole victory over North Miami and Whitko on the front nine at Round Barn Golf Club at Mill Creek Wednesday.
McLochlin shot a 39, Noah Riffle had a 40, and Drew Strasser had a 43. Wesley Meadows’ 47 and Robert Bozzo’s 49 rounded out the Zebra scorecard.
McLochlin bogeyed No. 1 but followed with back-to-back birdies. Riffle’s round included six pars. Riffle was the only player to par No. 1.
Jeremy Stockdale led North Miami with a 45. Noah Burnworth led Whitko with a 45.
Rochester now owns at least one win over Peru, Wabash, North Miami and Whitko this season. The conference tournament is May 13 at Rozella Ford Golf Club in Warsaw.
The Rochester JV shot a 198. Enrique Navarro led the JV with a 47, and Davis Renie had a 48.
at Round Barn Golf Club at Mill Creek Wednesday (front nine, par 36)
ROCHESTER (169): J.R. McLochlin 39, Noah Riffle 40, Drew Strasser 43, Wesley Meadows 47, (Robert Bozzo 49)
NORTH MIAMI (210): Stockdale 45, Zeke Reshkus 52, Wilcox 56, Zeph Reshkus 57, (Raber 60)
WHITKO (233): Burnworth 45, Cornell 59, Hill 63, Beer 66, (Saunders 66)
ROCHESTER JV (198): Emrique Navarro 47, Davis Renie 48, Brock Bowers 51, Ashton Musselman 52, (Brady Morgan 55)