CATSKILL — Chatham opened its season on a high note with an 8.5-3.5 victory over Catskill in Thursday’s Patroon Conference golf action.
“Both teams battled the heat and their opponents,” Catskill coach Brian Smith said. “It was great to ACTUALLY see the smiles on their faces this season. We have plenty of new faces and will continue to get better.
“Chatham is well coached and we look forward to playing them again at Winding Brook.”
Dan Smith (Cats) 1.5 points defeated Tate Van Alstyne .5 points; Ricky Edwards (Cats) 2 points defeated Zach Casivant 0 points; Cameron Horton (Chat) 2 points defeated Mike Jubie 0 points; Ryan Barelson (Chat) 2 points defeated Andrew Holiday 0 points; Taylor Van Wie (Chat) 2 points defeated Xavier Engelin Cats 0 points; Jameson Balich (Chat) 2 points defeated Emius McCann 0 points.
Taconic Hills 12, Hudson 0
COPAKE — Zach Rowe carded a 45 to lead Taconic Hills past Hudson, 12-0, in the Patroon Conference golf opener for both schools on Thursday.
Due to high heat and time limitations matches 5 and 6 played seven holes.
Zach Rowe (TH) 45 (2 points) defeated Daniel Zito 50 (0 points); Neil Howard III (TH) 49 (2 points) defeated Joe Occibove 56 (0 points); Ben Hunter (TH) 50 (2 points) defeated Nick Graziano 64 (0 points); Griffen Haskin (TH) 53 (2 points) defeated Dylan McDonald 81 (0 points); Carter Klima (TH) 40 (2 points) defeated Kameron Duntz 56 (0 points); Jacob Hunter (TH) 44 (2 points) defeated Jackson Fuchs 53 (0 points).