Tigers dominate Wells Cup

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
All three Marshall County high schools came together last week for the Gary Wells Cup matches.
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The Marshall County Tigers have been victorious in every Gary Wells Golf Cup match since its inception in 2012 that brought all three Marshall County high schools together to honor the former Tiger golf coach.

The first match was at Henry Horton on Tuesday, the Rec Center on Wednesday, and the tournament concluded at Saddle Creek Golf Club on Thursday.

The Tigers shot a three-day total of 552, while Forrest finished second at 605 and Cornersville came in third with a team score of 635.

The Marshall County Tigers claimed the Gary Wells Cup with a team score of 522 over the three days. From left are, Mason Collins, Colton Barber, Davis George, Walker Whaley, and Thomas J. Beardsley.

Marshall County’s Davis George claimed the Jeff Jones medal with a three-day total of (35-36-38—109).

The Forrest (299) girls swept their matches with the Cornersville Lady Bulldogs (365).

Micah Toombs was the low girl’s medalist over the days, shooting (49-46-53—148)

The Marshall County Tigers claimed the Gary Wells Cup with a team score of 522 over the three days. From left are, Sara Browning, Micah Toombs, Jaide Langley and Carissa Curtis.

Marshall County does not have any girl players on the squad.

Day One

Tuesday, August 14 at Henry Horton (Buford Ellington Golf Course)

Boys

Marshall County (171): Davis George 35, Tyler Wunderlin 36, Colton Barber 42, Walker Whaley 58, Mason Collins 62

Forrest (199): Jarvis Lyttle 45, JT Ferguson 51, Hayden Pate 51, Hunter Ferguson 52, Grayson Whaley 55, Conner Lewis 56

Cornersville (206): Raymond Cooksey 45, Joseph Mulliniks 50, Tilden Jackson 54, Zack Holder 57, Kyrklin Wunderlin 59, Hunter Jackson 69

Girls

Forrest (100): Micah Toombs 49, Sara Browning 51, Carissa Curtis 53, Jade Langley 61

Cornersville (125): Chelsea Coble 62, Braylin Powers 62, Kaitlin Garner 63

Day Two

Wednesday, August 15 at Lewisburg Rec Center (Ewell Butler Golf Course)

Boys

Marshall County (170): Davis George 36, Tyler Wunderlin 37, Colton Barber 41, Walker Whaley 56, Mason Collins 58

Forrest (204): Jarvis Lyttle 48, Hunter Ferguson 51, JT Ferguson 52, Conner Lewis 53, Hayden Pate 55, Grayson Whaley 60

Cornersville (207): Raymond Cooksey 46, Joseph 50, Tilden Jackson 53, Hunter 58, Kyrklin Wunderlin 59, Zack Holder 62

Girls

Forrest (95): Micah Toombs 46, Sara Browning 49, Carissa Curtis 49, Jade Langley 55

Cornersville (110): Chelsea Coble 53, Braylin Powers 57, Kaitlin Garner 58

Day Three

Thursday, August 17 at Saddle Creek Golf Club

Boys

Marshall County (181): Davis George 38, Colton Barber 40, Tyler Wunderlin 41, Walker Whaley 62, Thomas J. Beardsley 62, Mason Collins 68

Forrest (202): Jarvis Lyttle 49, Hunter Ferguson 46, JT Ferguson 52, Conner Lewis 57, Hayden Pate 54, Grayson Whaley 65

Cornersville (222): Raymond Cooksey 58, Joseph Mulliniks 51, Tilden Jackson 60, Hunter 54, Kyrklin Wunderlin 59, Zack Holder 60

Girls

Forrest (104): Micah Toombs 53, Sara Browning 51, Carissa Curtis 57, Jaide Langley (Withdrew, fell in creek)

Cornersville (130): Chelsea Coble 64, Braylin Powers 66, Kaitlin Garner 67