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Heine earns medalist honors, Wolfpack finish third

WESSON – Co-Lin’s Philip Heine fired a two-day total of 138 (70-68) to capture medalist honors in the MACJC Event No. 3 held at Wolf Hollow Golf Club. Heine, a freshman from Madison, began the day in second place, three shots behind first round leader Lance Strickland of Meridian Community College.

Philip Heine

Philip Heine

Strickland finished in second at 140 (67-73) followed by teammate Grant Renegar at 143 (72-71), Phillip Hickam of Mississippi Gulf Coast at 145 (76-69), and Camden BAckel of Meridian at 145 (73-72). They joined Heine on the All-Tournament Team.

Meridian won the team title with a two-day total of 574 followed by Mississippi Gulf Coast 584, Co-Lin 594, East Central 614, Hinds 637, Itawamba 653, East Mississippi 654, and Northwest Mississippi 667.

Heine was followed by teammates Cole Arseneault at 146 (76-70), Drake Nelson at 151 (73-78), Jason Byrd at 152 (80-72), Joseph Dendy at 158 (81-77), and Brandon Blakeney at 164 (83-81). Nelson played as an individual.

The Wolfpack will be back in action on Oct. 26-27 in the MACJC Event No. 4 hosted by Mississippi Gulf Coast at Grand Bear Golf Club in Saucier. This will be the final tournament of the fall.