Four Parkland golfers competed in last week’s District 11 Championships at the Steel Club in Hellertown.
The Trojans’ Landen Benner and AJ Sundstrom finished in a tie for 15th place at 12-over par 84, while teammate Mujtaba Jaffer took 24th place with a 91.
Parkland’s Chloe Chase competed in the girls tournament and finished in fifth place with a round of 90.
Pocono Mountain Easts’ Evan Murphy won this year’s District 11 Class 3A boys title, shooting even-par 72 and finishing with a comfortable five-stroke margin over Hunter Probst (Stroudsburg) and Zachary Miller (Nazareth), who tied for second.
Southern Lehigh, which had four players finish in the top 10, took the team title last Tuesday with Nazareth finishing second.
Nazareth’s Allie Tarreto won the 3A girls title with an 85, one shot better than Northampton’s Camryn Hoff.
In Class 2A, Panther Valley’s Drew Kokinda shot 79 to finish four strokes ahead of Moravian Academy’s Collin Schreiber for the title.
Schreiber and the Lions won the team title with Northwestern Lehigh second. Moravian Academy’s Mara Dubacher won the girls 2A title with a 78. She finished 13 shots ahead of Marla Freiwald (Blue Mountain).
PRESS PHOTO BY NANCY SCHOLZ Landen Benner tees of during the District 11 Golf Championships.
PRESS PHOTO BY NANCY SCHOLZ Parkland's AJ Sundstrom shot 84 at last week's district championship and finished in a tie with one of his Trojan teammates.