FSHS boys golf places 2nd at Leavenworth Invitational

Free State’s boys golf team came home with a runner-up finish this past week.

The Firebirds scored 328 to place second behind Chris Prep Academy, which scored 316 as a squad. Lawrence came in eighth out of 10 teams after scoring 430 at the Leavenworth Country Club during a meet on Thursday.

Senior Landon Berquist notched second on the individual leaderboard, shooting a 77. Mitchell Spriggs came in sixth with an 80, while Andrew Park placed eighth with an 82. Alex Gard (89) and Hudson Flynn (89) finished 18th and 20th, respectively.

Ross Brungardt was the highest LHS finisher, carding an 87 to take 14th. Austin Pennybaker shot an 108 to finish 36th, while Evan Liakos took 37th with an 111 for the Lions.

Both teams will be in action for a leg of the Sunflower League meet at 1 p.m. Monday at the Lawrence Country Club.


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