On Tuesday, August 23, the St. Rita golf team won their first match of the year vs. Beecher at Balmoral Woods by a score of 177-192--to even their record at 1-1.
Medalist for the match was junior Kevin Healy with a 41. Other Mustang golfers helping out were sophomore Mike Henze and senior Zach O'Grady with 45.
The Frosh/Soph team also won their match by a score of 199-221. The low score was sophomore Brendan Carrane wtih a 40.
On Thursday, August 25 the St. Rita Golfing Mustangs had one their best team scores in past several years. They won their match at the Meadows Golf Club over De La Salle High School with a score of 146-175.
Scores for the Mustangs were: Junior Kevin Healy - 35 even par, Junior Mike Walsh - 37 +2, Sophomore Mike Henze - 39+4, Junior Bryan Schied - 37 + 2, Sophomore Brendan Carrane - 37 +2 and Junior Zach O'Grady - 43 + 8.
On Monday, August 15, 2016, the St. Rita Golf Team recorded its best finish in three years in a rain-shortened nine holes at the St. Laurence Invitational at Lincoln Oaks Golf Course.
St. Rita placed third in a field of 12 teams with a 156 team total (36-38-40-42-45).
Kevin Healy tied for fourth with a 36. Michael Walsh tied for ninth with a 38. Zach O'Grady scored a 40. Bryan Scheid scored a 42 and Mike Henze recorded a 45.
Next up for the golfing Mustangs is Fenwick High School at Balmoral Woods on Wednesday, August 17 at 4:00 p.m.
The St. Rita Golf team just missed going to IHSA sectionals as a team by a few strokes but still have four individuals going this Monday. Low score for the Mustangs was Senior Eddie Hennessey with 84, next was sophomore Kevin Healy with 88, also going is senior Christian Pearl with a 90 and senior Liam Walsh with a 91 !
Good luck to our St. Rita golfers on Monday, October 12 at Sectionals--and congratulations on a great season to all the Mustang golfers!
The St. Rita High School golf team rebounded from a disappointing loss on Wednesday to Mt. Carmel with their best performance of the year with a 170-174 win over Marian Catholic last night at Idlewild CC. Leading the way was Senior Liam Walsh and Sophomore Kevin Healy each with a fine 42, Also contributing were seniors Christian Pearl & Eddie Hennessey right behind with a 43!
Next up is St. Laurence on Monday at Stoney Creek.