Russell's Birky Finishes Ninth, Great Bend Wins Team Title at Russell Invite
The Russell High School boys golf team hosted its annual Russell Invitational on Thursday, April 29 at the Russell Municipal Course.
The Broncos played their full team for the first time this spring. Cole Birky led the way with an 86 and placed ninth. Herbie Shumaker was 29th with a 108. James Pummell posted a 132, Graham Dreiling a 136, Blake McCobb a 144 and Anthony Bonaccorso a 164.
Great Bend's Cole Streck and Scott Heilman went 1-2 in the individual standings. Streck fired a 71 and Heilman a 72.
Great Bend also took the team title with a 301. Pratt was second with a 355. Russell placed seventh with a 462.
The Broncos return to action on Monday, May 3 when they play in the TMP Invite in Hays. Tee time at 9 AM.