Wyatt, Lawson Hon lead Pat golfers in 2nd straight win

Published 11:52 am Thursday, September 7, 2017

The Lincoln County High School boys’ golf team improved to 2-0 Thursday with a 40-plus stroke win over Casey County at the Dix River Golf Course.

The Hon brothers, Wyatt and Lawson, carded Lincoln’s low score in the win, with each shooting a 41 in the match with the visiting Rebels.

Chris Johnson turned in a round of 43 and Cameron Young shot a 44 to give the Patriots a team score of 169, 43 strokes lower than the Rebels’ team score of 212.

Five scoring players compete for each team with the four lowest scores counting toward a team’s score.

Lincoln’s fifth scoring player in the match was Carson Jenkins, who finished with a 51.

Unfortunately for the Patriots, the win streak would end at two as Rockcastle County handed them their first loss, 153-161, Tuesday at Cedar Rapids Country Club.  

Wyatt Hon and Chris Johnson both shot sub-40 rounds, with Hon carding a 36 and Johnson a 39.

Lawson Hon and Young both shot a 43 in the match and Jenkins shot a 56.