UNION TAKES THIRD AT BUFFALO PEAK
UNION Jordi Steenstra shot an 83 leading Union to a third-place finish at the Buffalo Peak Invitational Friday.
Echo won with a team score of 338. Heppner was second with 339. Union's team score was 377.
For Union after Steenstra was Josh Smith, who shot an 87. Brian Kausler was next with 100 and Josh Steenstra had 107.
The Enterprise JV, Wallowa and Imbler JV teams finished fourth, fifth and sixth respectively. Kevin Gomes led Enterprise with an 89. Wallowa was led by Nathan Swift's 94. Imbler's top score came from Paul Forester, who shot a 99.
On the girls side, Riverside won with a team score of 372. Enterprise and Wallowa ended up second and third. Union did not have a complete team.
Kayla Miller shot 90 to lead Enterprise. Angela Bombaci led Wallowa with 105.
Union and Enterprise will compete Monday at pre-district tournaments at the Wildhorse Golf Course in Mission, the site of district tournaments May 6.
The Wallowa boys head Friday to the Enterprise Boys Invitational.
Buffalo Peak Invitational
Friday, at Buffalo Peak Golf Course, Union
Team scores Echo 338, Heppner 339, Union 377, Enterprise JV 384, Wallowa 412, Imbler JV 460, Umatilla inc.
Leading scores Jason Sperr, Echo, 78; Kevin Drake, Heppner, 78; Tony Villanueva, Umatilla, 80; Shane Clifton, Echo, 81; Jordi Steenstra, Union, 83.
UNION (377) Jor. Steenstra 41-4283; Josh Smith 43-4487; Brian Kausler 48-52100; Josh Steenstra 55-52107.
ENTERPRISE JV (384) Kevin Gomes 46-4389; Wayne Polumsky 49-4796; Jake Thompson 49-4998; Kyle Gardner 46-55101; James Huffman 60-50110.
WALLOWA (412) Nathan Swift 49-4594; Joe McDaniel 45-56101; Tim Robinson 51-54105; Jeremy McCulloch 55-57112; Josh Jefferies 64-55119.
IMBLER JV (460) Paul Forester 52-4799; Joe Harder 54-54108; Adam Gorham 66-57123; John McKinnis 64-66130.
Team scores Riverside 372, Enterprise 418, Wallowa 492, Union JV inc., Echo inc., Heppner inc.
Leading scores Shannon Wetherall 78, Riverside; Kayla Miller 90, Enterprise; Amanda Godauier 93, Riverside; Ashleigh Wolf 97, Riverside; Kayla Stoffel 99, Enterprise.
ENTERPRISE (418) Miller 44-4690; Stoffel 47-5299; Jessie Morgan 54-58112; Tera Phinney 59-58117; Jennifer Williams 57-68125.
WALLOWA (492) Angela Bombaci 51-54105; Holli Barton 58-64122; Rebekah Matthews 62-65127; Leah Pringle 69-69138; Sadie Isley 58-81139.
UNION JV Shannon McReynolds 69-64 133; Amity Clark 74-76150.
From Observer staff reports