Johnson leads Monte golf to win over La Center

Four Bulldogs golfers shoot sub-50 rounds in 169-181 win over La Center

Nate Johnson led a trio of low-scoring Montesano golfers as the Bulldogs earned a 169-181 victory over La Center on Friday at Oaksridge Golf Course.

Johnson took the medalist of the match honors by shooting the only sub-40 score for the 9-hole round with a 39. He was closely followed by teammates Ben Wills and Ben Royer, who shot a 40 and 41, respectively.

Dylan Schoch was the fourth Monte golfer to shoot a sub-50 score, carding a 49 for the round.

Montesano takes on league-rival Hoquiam at 3:30 this afternoon at Oaksridge Golf Course.

Montesano (169) — Johnson 39; Wills 40; Royer 41; Schoch 49; Peyton Prom 54; Kody Lalonde 55

La Center (181) — Collin Newberry 43; Cole Entenman 45; Jack Saban 46; Aaron Sundahl 47; Ethan Skinner 47; Caeden Fender 50

Montesano 173, La Center 176, Seton Catholic 225

Nate Johnson, Ben Royer and Ben Willis all shot sub-45 9-hole rounds as Montesano won the Oct. 1 three-team match at Tri-Mountain Golf Course over La Center and Seton Catholic.

Johnson had the lowest score of the day with a 40 with Royer (41) and Willis (42) not far behind him on the leaderboard.

Monte hosts La Center at 3:30 today at Oaksridge Golf Course.

Montesano (173) — Johnson 40, Royer 41, Willis 42, Dylan Schoch 50, Peyton Prom 52, Logan Jones 54

La Center (176) — Aaron Sundahl 43, Collin Newberry 43, Cole Entenman 44, Jack Saban 46, Ethan Skinner 49, Devun Bliven 59

Seton Catholic (225) — Nathan Lamberton 44, Cole Jackson 53, Conner Coffey 61, Ryan St. Mary 67, Names not provided 69 and 79