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Boys golf second in two invitationals

West Fargo’s boys golf team kept their place at the top of the conference rankings last week, thanks to a second-place finish at King’s Walk Country Club in Grand Forks with a score of 304.

They also finished second in a non-conference meet in Detroit Lakes on Friday with a 36-hole score of 624.

Senior Riley Johnson cut through the competition in Grand Forks with a season-best score of 69, which earned him a first-place individual finish.

Senior Nathan Kapaun also made it into the top 10, shooting a 75 – also a personal best on the season – for sixth place.

The team’s other counted scores came from freshman Cole Johnson and Derrick Morris, both of whom shot an 80.

Riley Johnson struck again on Friday. After posing a 72 on the first 18 holes, he managed to shoot a 68 on the second 18. His overall score of 140 was, once again, good enough for first place in the tournament.

Kapaun shot a 77 on his first 18 holes and an 81 on the second, which put him in ninth place.

Cole Johnson posted an 80 in the first round and a 79 in the sceond, putting him in 10th place.

Junior Drew Conzemius rounded out the Packers scoring with an overall score of 167 – 82 in the first round and 85 in the second.

The team will compete at Rose Creek Country Club on Thursday.

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