ALTA - The Alta-Aurelia boys won the fifth and final Northwest Conference golf meet of the season here on Monday, topping second place Laurens-Marathon by 17 team strokes, 165-182.
Alta-Aurelia's Jaden Holton was meet medalist with a nine - hole score of 39 and Sioux Central's Seth Rachuy was runner-up medalist with a 41.
The win gave the Warrior boys the season Conference championship as they totaled 25 points for the five conference meets. Newell-Fonda finished second in the conference with 18.5 points.
The Alta-Aurelia girls also won their final conference meet Monday. Playing at Laurens, the Warrior gals totaled 199 team strokes to best runner-up Newell-Fonda by 17 strokes. A-A's Jordan Henningsen was medalist with a 48, and teammate April Goslinga also carded a 48 to capture runner-up medalist honors.
The win also gave the Warrior girls the Conference championship, as they totaled 25 points for the five meets. Newell-Fonda was runner-up with 17.5 points.
NWC Girls at Laurens - 1. Alta Aurelia,199 (Jordan Henningsen, 48; April Goslinga, 48; Kelsi Snyder, 51; Maddi Meier, 52). Also playing - Courtney Van Haaften and Jennifer Jensen; 2. Newell-Fonda, 216; 3. Laurens- Marathon, 219; 4.Sioux Central, 226; 5. Storm Lake St. Mary's, 229.
Final Conference Standings - Conference Champion Alta-Aurelia, 25 points; 2. Newell-Fonda, 17.5; 3. St. Mary's,15; 4. Laurens-Marathon, 10; 5.Sioux Central, 7.
NWC Boys at Alta - 1. Alta-Aurelia, 165 (Jaden Holton, 39; Gabe Walsh, 41; Christian Weiland, 42; Colton Ballantyne, 43). Also playing - Chris Bengtson and Spencer Bezoni; 2. Laurens-Marathon, 182; 3. Newell-Fonda, 185; 4. Sioux Central, 187; 5. Storm Lake St. Mary's, 193
Final Conference Standings - Conference Champion Alta-Aurelia, 25 points; 2. Newell-Fonda, 18.5; Laurens-Marathon, 16.5; Sioux Central, 8; 5. St. Mary's, 7.