Demon golfers carded a pair of Top 10 finishes in early season prep action last week.
Chandler Smethers recorded a 79 to tie for eighth place among 82 golfers at the Black Canyon Invitational in Montrose Aug. 21. The Demons finished 10th out of 14 teams.
Two days earlier at the varsity league tournament, Cole Reavis carded an 86 to tie for 10th among 53 golfers at the Sumo Golf Course in Florence.
Buena Vista finished fourth out of 13 teams and is in fourth place in the Tri-Peaks League.
“The top 12 individuals will be recognized as all-conference players,” BVHS golf coach Scott Crites noted. “Reavis and Molitor sit inside the top 12 and Smethers just outside with two tournaments remaining.”
Sumo Golf Course, Aug. 19.
Cole Reavis 86, 10th; Kik Molitor 88, tied 12; Chandler Smethers 91, 16th; Leyton Chupp 95, 21st; Max Johnson 101, 26th; Scott Groy 108, tied 32.
Black Canyon Invitational
Black Canyon Golf Course, Montrose.
Chandler Smethers 79, 8th; Leyton Chupp 92, tied 44th; Kik Molitor 94, tied 50th; Cole Reavis 94, tied 50th; Max Johnson 102, 69.
The 4th annual Demon benefit tournament begins at 4 p.m., Thursday at Collegiate Peaks Golf Course. Cost is $200 for a four-person team. Questions to BVHS golf coach Scott Crites 395-7053
The junior varsity has competed twice. At Rye, Otto Rizzi shot a 45 to win.
The JV match at Cherokee Ridge par 3 course saw Rizzi shoot a 34 to win while Scott Groy carded a 36 to finish second.