Eastside’s Taylor Smith signs golf scholarship
Eastside High’sTaylor Smith capped his senior year Monday by signing a golf scholarship with Georgia College.
Yet there is still one more task at hand before Smith makes the jump to the next level— competing in the Class AAAA state tournament on Monday at Bartram Trail Golf Club in Augusta.
Smith, who has been the No. 1 golfer for the Eagles during his four-year tenure, shot a 3under 69 last week to win the medalist honor and lead East- side to a second-place finish in the Region 8-AAAA tournament at Innsbruck Resort and Golf Club in Helen.
Signing Day: Taylor Smith, a senior golfer for the Eagles, signs a golf scholarship with Georgia College on Monday afternoon at Eastside High School. Pictured front row, left to right: Maggie Smith, golf teaching professional Ray S. Cutright, Taylor Smith, Judy Smith and Johnny Smith; back row, l to r: Eastside assistant golf coach Jason Grooms, Eastside head golf coach Jay Cawthon and Eastside athletic director Dennis Rodenberry.