JOEL MORGAN

Joel Morgan

First Team

David Kelly, Warren County

The senior qualified for his first state tournament and placed 46th at the VHSL Class 3 championships. Kelly led the Wildcats with an 85 at the Northwestern District tournament and shot a 90 at the Region 3B tournament.

Brandon Nice, Sherando

The senior led the Warriors with an 80 at the Region 4C tournament and tied for the team’s second-lowest score with an 83 at the Class 4 Northwestern District tournament, where Sherando placed third as a team.

Lauren Sims, Skyline

The senior qualified for the VHSL Girls Open for the second straight season and tied for 34th at the tournament. Sims, the Hawks’ No. 1 golfer, was the runner-up in the Class 3 Northwestern District and Region 3B tournaments.

Joey Sorge, Warren County

The senior reached the VHSL Class 3 state tournament for the second straight year and tied for 50th place at the meet. Sorge placed seventh overall at the Region 3B tournament, where he shot an 87.

Austin Stickles, Strasburg

The senior tied teammate Seth Stickley for the lowest score at the Bull Run District tournament and posted the Rams’ second-best scores at the Region 2B and VHSL Class 2 state tournaments, where he shot 80 and 82, respectively.

Seth Stickley, Strasburg

The senior shot a 75 and tied for fourth overall at the VHSL Class 2 state tournament. Stickley also tied for the lowest round at the Bull Run District tournament and his 75 at the Region 2B tourney led the Rams to second place.

Drew Thomas, Strasburg

The junior posted the Rams’ third-best score at the Class 2 state tournament, and his 83 at the Region 2B tournament helped Strasburg qualify for state. His 82 at the district tourney was the team’s third-best score.

Joel Morgan, Strasburg

Coach

In his third season with the golf team, Morgan led the Rams to their first-ever state qualification and a fifth-place finish at the Class 2 state tournament. Strasburg won the Bull Run District tournament and was the Region 2B runner-up.

Second Team

Jack Burr, Strasburg

James Burr, Strasburg

Brandon Davis, Central

Caleb Dotson, Sherando

Michael French, Central

Sam Shifflett, Central