Cavaliers advance to states
Habeeb shoots 81 to lead Scranton Prep to win over Lourdes Regional.
STAFF REPORT Jack Habeeb shot 81 to lead Scranton Prep to a 335-361 win over Lourdes Regional in the Class 2A subregional team qualifier Thursday at Eagles Mere Country Club.
The Cavaliers advance to the state championship Oct. 25 at Heritage Hills Golf Resort in York.
Evan Salamone of Lourdes Regional shot 79 to earn medalist honors, but Scranton Prep had four players shoot in the 80s to earn the victory.
“It was a real miserable day; rainy, misty and a little windy,” Scranton Prep coach Ed Cimoch said. “Our guys shot pretty good to put up those scores in those conditions.”
In Class 3A, Crestwood defeated Selinsgrove, 354-390, to advance to the state championship match. Contact the writer: firstname.lastname@example.org; 570-348-9125; @sportsTT on Twitter
Scranton Prep (335): Jack Habeeb 81; Dan Hinton 84; Joshua Villarosa 84; Collin Ennis 86.
Lourdes Regional (361): Evan Salamone 79; Ryan Ciocco 91; Thomas Schultz 94; Selina Albert 97.