PLATTSBURGH - The Saranac Lake golf team stayed unbeaten with another shutout victory, topping Seton Catholic 6-0 Monday at the Barracks Golf Course in Plattsburgh.
The Red Storm improved to 6-0 in the Champlain Valley Athletic Conference with the win, and sophomore Dustin Fischer led the way with an even par 36 on the Barracks back-nine layout. Fischer carded three pars, three birdies and three bogeys in his round to defeat Joe Zalis in the No. 1 pairing.
Also for Saranac Lake: Kyle Dora shot a 43 to defeat Nick Favro in the second match, Ethan Saywer carded a 41 to top Matt Snell in the third match, Devin Darrah shot a 44 to triumph over Mark Ryan in the fourth contest, Matt Clark shot a 49 to defeat Caleb Larson at No. 5 and Blake Gregory also turned in a 49 in the sixth pairing to defeat Tom Deon.
Saranac Lake's next two matches will be at home at the Saranac Lake Golf Club in Ray Brook starting with Wednesday's showdown against Lake Placid. The Red Storm will then take on Plattsburgh on Thursday. Both matches begin at 3:30 p.m.
Lake Placid 4, Beekmantown 2
LAKE PLACID - Lake Placid's golfers didn't turn in some of their best scores of the season in Monday's home match against Beekmantown, but the rounds were still good enough to earn the Blue Bombers a 4-2 victory over the Eagles on the back nine at the Craig Wood Golf Course.
With the win, Lake Placid improved to 3-2 in CVAC play.
Beekmantown took the top match as Mac Cope fired a round-low 41 to defeat Lucas Strack, who struggled with a 58. But four other Blue Bombers turned in scores in the mid 40s to claim individual wins and clinch the team triumph.
Playing at the No. 3 position, Miles Lussi paced Lake Placid with a 44 to claim a win over Bryce Lee.
Also victorious for Lake Placid were: Nick Reid in the second pairing with a 47 to defeat Mike Deyo, Dustin Jacques in the fifth match with a 46 to top Josh Pickins and Pat Kane at No. 6 with a 47 to defeat Alex Faruqi.
The Blue Bombers return to action today, traveling to face Saranac Central.