Renie cards 42, helps Rochester edge Northfield
BY VAL TSOUTSOURIS
Sports Editor, RTC
Rochester 180, Northfield 184 (Thursday): Reece Renie shot a 42 to claim co-medalist honors and lead the visiting Zebras past Northfield at Honeywell Golf Course Thursday.
Wade Shafer added a 43, Drew Strasser had a 45, Dryden Vance had a 50, and J.R. McGlochlin had a 51.
Noah Riffle shot a 47 for the RHS JV.
The win was the third over a TRC rival in as many days for the Zebras, who will play in the Hall of Fame tournament at Rock Hollow Golf Club in Peru at 10 a.m. Saturday.
Rochester also beat Wabash at Honeywell on Tuesday and beat Whitko at Round Barn Golf Club at Mill Creek Wednesday.
Northfield’s Toby Baer also shot a 42 to share medalist honors with Renie.
at Honeywell Golf Course, Wabash, Thursday (front nine, par 36)
ROCHESTER (180): Reece Renie 42, Wade Shafer 43, Drew Strasser 45, Dryden Vance 50, (J.R. McGlochlin 51)
NORTHFIELD (184): Baer 42, Cartwright 43, Hoffman 48, Tracy 51, (Ross 57)
ROCHESTER JV: Noah Riffle 47
NORTHFIELD JV: Rice 55
Carroll-Rochester start time moved back to 5:30 p.m.: Start time for the Carroll-Rochester baseball game scheduled for Friday has been pushed back 30 minutes.
The game will now start at 5:30 p.m. at Bob Copeland Field.
The teams are sectional rivals. Carroll is ranked No. 10 in Class 2A.
Both teams are coming off losses. Rochester lost to Whitko 10-7 on Wednesday. Carroll lost to Logansport 10-0 in five innings Thursday.