VANCE, WANDERSHEID MEDALISTS: At Suncadia, Naches Valley’s Hunter Vance and Goldendale’s Bree Wandersheid swept medalist honors at Tuesday’s SCAC district tournament.
Vance, a senior, shot 78 and bested La Salle’s Beau Wangler and teammate Nathan Nulliner by two strokes to win the boys tournament. Wandersheid, a junior, won her third straight district title with a round of 70.
The top 13 boys and three girls qualified for the Class 1A state tournament at Lake Spanaway Golf Course on May 21-22.
Naches Valley, Goldendale and Cle Elum each advanced three boys to state. La Salle’s Grace Martin was runner-up in the girls field, two strokes ahead of Cle Elum’s Sarah Winebrenner.
State qualifiers (13): Hunter Vance (NV) 78, Beau Wangler (L) 80, Nathan Nulliner (NV) 80, Ty Lighty (L) 81, Derrick Phelps (Z) 82, Joel Gerchak (Go) 87, TJ Webb (CE) 87, Mitch Anderson (Go) 88, Conner Haynes (War) 88, Cody Robinson (CE) 89, Ben Ranger (NV) 90, Houle Hayden (CE) 90, Miller White (Go) 91.
State qualifiers: Bree Wandersheid (Goldendale) 70, Bailey Wangler (La Salle) 88, Lucy Mitchum (Highland) 89.
Other local highlights: Grace Martin (La Salle) 91, Sarah Winebrenner (Cle Elum) 93, Aunika Capps (Naches Valley) 94, Sawyer (Goldendale) 96, Natalie Hurst (Goldendale) 100, Hannah Cobleigh (Naches Valley) 103, Erin Dellinger (Cle Elum) 104.