Lovelass leads Eagles golfers past OESJ

BALLSTON SPA — The Galway Eagles opened their Western Athletic Conference golf season with an 11 1/2-3 1/2 victory over Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville Thursday at Pioneer Hills Golf Course.

Galway’s Ryan Lovelass earned medalist honors with his round of 40, while Josh Lovelass shot 51 and Matt Smith carded a 53. Matt D’Alessandro added a 61 for the Eagles to go with a 64 by Jon Fajans and Jadon Flinton’s 88.

Von Baker paced OESJ with his round of 50, while Bradon Hulten shot 60 and Jeb Brundage had a 64. Casey Watson finished with 71 for the Wolfpack, while Jesse Watson shot 73 and Josie Brundage carded an 82.

Galway 11.5, OESJ 3.5

at Pioneer Hills

Ryan Lovelass (Gal), 40; Von Baker, 50

Matt Smith (Gal), 53, Jeb Brundage, 64.

Josh Lovelass (Gal), 51; Casey Watson, 71.

Sam D’Alessandro (Gal), 6′; Jesse Watson, 73.

Bradon Hulten (OESJ), 60; Jon Fajans, 64.

Josie Brundage (OESJ), 82, Jadon Flinton, 88.