203 Pecan Dr. • P.O. Box 1031 • Aledo, TX 76008 • 817-441-7661




Sports

Scaling qualifies for regional golf tournament; Bearcats finish 4th at District 8-5A tourney

Aledo's Parker Scaling watches his putt roll on No. 9 green Wednesday during the boys' District 8-5A golf tournament at Pecan Valley Golf Course in Benbrook. Scaling shot a two-day total of 155 to qualify as an individual for the regional tournament in Lubbock.

Under conditions that saw a steady wind of 20 miles per hour and gusting from 25-30 m.p.h. today at the boys’ District 8-5A golf tournament at Pecan Valley Golf Course in Benbrook, Aledo Bearcats No. 1 golfer Parker Scaling shot a final-round 80 for a 36-hole of 155 to claim the final medalist spot for the Class 5A, Region I tournament.

The top two teams qualify for the regional tournament as do the top two individuals not on the advancing teams. The Region I tournament will be Monday and Tuesday, April 11-12, at Rawls Golf Course in Lubbock.

Scaling, who shot a 75 in the opening round, led the Bearcats Black team to a final-round score of 329. The Black ‘Cats shot a 318 in Tuesday’s opening round as Aledo shot a 36-hole total of 647, good for fourth place on the all-underclassman squad. Aledo Orange placed seventh after a two-day score of 707 (348-359).

Granbury Purple (299-305-604) won the tournament, followed by Burleson (309-322-631) and Granbury Gold (312-321-633).

Other Aledo Black totals include Andrew Lane with a 161 (77-84), Reed Rogers with a 164 (80-84), Evan Pennington with a 167 (86-81) and Ben Huxtable with a 174 (88-86).

Austin Griffith led Orange with a 173, shooting 87 in the opening round and 86 today. Other Orange scores include Bryce Ferguson with a 175 (85-90), Hank James with a 181 (93-88), Kyle Coats with a 184 (89-95) and Matthew Kirkland with a 186 (87-99).

Aledo's Andrew Lane watches his drive off No. 15 tee Wednesday during the District 8-5A tournament in Benbrook.
Aledo’s Andrew Lane watches his drive off No. 15 tee Wednesday during the District 8-5A tournament in Benbrook.

 

 

 

Events Calendar

« November 2018 » loading...
S M T W T F S
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1
Fri 16

Walk to End Alzheimer’s Celebration Event

November 16 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fri 16

Hogue Family Fundraiser

November 16 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 17

Coyote Chase Race

November 17 @ 9:00 am
Sun 18

Service of Hope

November 18 @ 6:30 pm
Mon 19

Safe Sitter Course

November 19 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon 19

Rotary Club of Aledo

November 19 @ 11:30 am
Mon 19

Aledo Farmers Market

November 19 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tue 27

Aledo Community Lions Club

November 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
%d bloggers like this: