Heartland golf titles go to TC boys, Green girls

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Lady Cards' Kehoe, Adair's Grant capture individual crowns

By Bobby Brockman



Taylor County High School’s boys’ team won a tie-breaker while Green County’s Lady Dragons edged the Lady Cardinals of Taylor County for team championships at the Heartland Athletic Conference Golf Tournament on Tuesday at Lincoln Homestead Golf Course in Springfield.
The Cardinals (313) won the tie-breaker over Adair County, which was fifth player’s score, despite Indians’ Riley Grant (74) and Alex Durham (76) placing 1-2 in individual competition. Derek Keeton (77) tied for third while John Eastridge (78) was fifth and Justin Hazel and Andrew Scalos only one shot back with 79s for TC. Campbellsville’s Stealth Townley (77) tied for third.
Ellen Kehoe’s tourney-leading 3-under-par 69 kept the Lady Cards (327) within one shot of the Lady Dragons (328) while Rylee Beard (83) also made all-conference.
Two-time defending champion Cassidy Scantland was second with a 76 for Green while Olivia Parrott (80) placed third and Leah Rose Judd (83) tied for fifth. Adair’s Ashley Goodin (81) was fourth.

Heartland Athletic Conference Golf Tourney
Springfield, Ky.

Taylor County (*313) — Derek Keeton 77, John Eastridge 78, Justin Hazel 79, Andrew Scalos 79, Jake Kehoe 91.
Adair County (313) — Riley Grant 74, Alex Durham 76, Daniel Rarey 80, Trey Garmon 83, Korey Hundley 93.
Campbellsville (401) — Stealth Townley 77, Alex Doss 101, Connor Wilson 101, Myles Murrell 122, Layton Hord 136.
All-Heartland Conference team
Riley Grant (AC)    74
Alex Durham (AC)    76
Stealth Townley (CHS)    77
Derek Keeton (TC)    77
John Eastridge (TC)    78

Green County (327) — Cassidy Scantland 76, Olivia Parrott 80, Leah Rose Judd 83, Sydney Agee 88, Gracie Ann Parrott 89.
Taylor County (328) — Ellen Kehoe 69, Rylee Beard 83, Kayla Rodgers 88, Hannah Reynolds 88, Carlie Hazel 89.
Adair County (406) — Ashley Goodin 81, Rachel Phipps 102, Abby Royse 109, Hailey Taylor 114.
All-Heartland Conference team
Ellen Kehoe (TC)    69
Cassidy Scantland (GC)    76
Olivia Parrott (GC)    80
Ashley Goodin (AC)    81
Leah Rose Judd (GC)    83
Rylee Beard (TC)    83