WINTERSET - The North Polk boys’ golf team advanced one individual to districts from the Class 3A sectional meet at the Lakeview Country Club in Winterset Friday. Ty Frangenberg is moving on after finishing in a three-way tie for fifth individually at the sectional meet. Frangenberg shot an 82 over 18 holes, with rounds of 39 and 43, to earn a spot as one of four individual district qualifiers from teams that did not qualify.
Knoxville’s Tyler Vaske, Clarke’s Conner Deutsch and Saydel’s Colton Myers were the other individual qualifiers for district from Winterset. Vaske was medalist after finishing right at par with a 70, and Deutsch and Meyers joined Frangenberg in each carding an 82.
Winterset’s Jack West was medalist runner-up with a 76. Bondurant-Farrar’s Jayden Brady and Norwalk’s Max Sutcliffe each shot a 77 to place third and fourth respectively.
North Polk took fifth out of eight teams with a score of 356. Norwalk and Winterset were the two teams to advance to districts with respective scores of 313 and 322.
Drake Johnson shot an 89 for North Polk with rounds of 45 and 44. Dennis Sean Elwell carded a 92 with a 48 out and 44 in and Andrew Vincent delivered rounds of 50 and 43 to finish with a 93 to round out the Comet scoring.
Noah Fiori and Hayden Alleman also competed for North Polk. Fiori shot a 94 with rounds of 48 and 46 and Alleman delivered nine-hole scores of 57 and 58 to finish with a 115.
The 3A district meet in Atlantic takes place this Friday at the Atlantic Golf and Country Club. The meet starts at 10 a.m.
Final team scores (18 holes): 1. Norwalk 313, 2. Winterset 322, 3. Bondurant-Farrar 334, 4. Knoxville 350, 5. North Polk 356, 6. Carlisle 366, 7. Saydel 369, 8. Clarke 373.
North Polk (356) - Dennis Sean Elwell 48-44-92, Ty Frangenberg 39-43-82, Andrew Vincent 50-43-93, Drake Johnson 45-44-89, Noah Fiori 48-46-94, Hayden Alleman 57-58-115.
PELLA - North Polk placed third at the Pella quadrangular on the Bos Landen Golf Course in Pella May 8.
The Comets shot a 203 over nine holes to beat Pella Christian’s 222. Pella won with a 165 and Newton placed second with a 189.
Dennis Sean Elwell carded a 41 to lead North Polk. Ty Frangenberg finished with a 51, Drake Johnson a 55, Andrew Vincent and Hayden Alleman a 56 apiece and Noah Fiori a 60.
Final team scores (nine holes): 1. Pella 165, 2. Newton 189, 3. North Polk 203, 4. Pella Christian 222.
North Polk (203) - Ty Frangenberg 51, 2. Dennis Sean Elwell 41, Andrew Vincent 56, Noah Fiori 60, Drake Johnson 55, Hayden Alleman 56.
STORY CITY - North Polk took fourth out of six teams at the Hawk-Norse Invitational on the Riverbend Golf Course in Story City May 7.
North Polk shot a 359 over 18 holes. Roland-Story won with a 317, Prairie City-Monroe took second with a 332 and South Hamilton shot a 352 to place third.
Ty Frangenberg carded an 81 with rounds of 42 and 39 to place sixth individually for North Polk. Roland-Story’s Tyler Risdal was medalist with a 75 and PCM’s Andrew Van Ryswyk was medalist runner-up with a 78.
Dennis Sean Elwell shot an 85 with rounds of 44 and 41 for the Comets. Andrew Vincent carded a 92 with a 45 out and 47 in and Noah Fiori shot rounds of 54 and 47 to finish with a 101 as the other golfers to score for North Polk.
Drake Johnson shot a 103 with rounds of 53 and 50 and Clayton Hagberg carded nine-hole scores of 58 and 51 to finish with a 109 as the other varsity golfers for the Comets.
Final team scores (18 holes): 1. Roland-Story 317, 2. PCM 332, 3. South Hamilton 352, 4. North Polk 359, 5. Greene County 371, 6. Saydel 387.
North Polk (359) - Dennis Sean Elwell 44-41-85, Ty Frangenberg 42-39-81, Noah Fiori 54-47-101, Andrew Vincent 45-47-92, Drake Johnson 53-50-103, Clayton Hagberg 58-51-109.