Tough competition led North Platte to a 9th place team finish at the Alex Shives High School Classic on Monday at Eagle Hills Golf Course. Creighton Prep won the team invite shooting a 317, 14 strokes ahead of second place Millard North. The Bulldogs finished at 351 overall as a team.
Drew Phillips led North Platte with a solid day of 81, good for a tie for 10th place overall. Tanner Ruda followed with an 88 with Finn Lucas just behind at 89. Blake Barner came in at a 93 with Jayden Jones shooting a 96. Omaha Westside’s Grant Jabenis shot a 75 to win the meet with four others shooting under 80 to round out the top five.
The Bulldogs will next be in action this Friday in Kearney at Meadlowlark Hills.