Kelly paces Fredonia en route to fourth victory
OLEAN — Seventh-grader Ryan Kelly shot a 46 to lead Fredonia to a 28-27 Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 boys golf victory over Olean on Friday at Bartlett Country Club.
Kamdyn McClain was the medalist for the Huskies (3-5, 3-4) with a 44.
The Hillbillies improved to 4-0 overall and in the league.
In the girls match, Olean’s Marina Heister fired a 41 to earn medalist honors as the Huskies beat Fredonia 28-27.
Juli Spacciapolli shot a 49 for the Hillbillies, who have lost all three of their matches this season by identical 28-27 scores.
“She really has stepped up her game. … Bartlett is not an easy course. She’s only a freshman, so it’s not like she’s played there before,” Fredonia coach Alex Conti said of Spacciapolli.
“I was pleased with all of the girls. They are all brand new,” Conti added. “They really are starting to strike the ball well. We went from one practice right into matches. They are just starting to learn how to make contact with the ball.”
Fredonia: Ryan Kelly 46, Lucas Hoffman 48, Sam Kawski 49, Dawson Bird 50, Luke Morris 59
Olean: Kamdyn McClain 44, Talon Stitt 47, Elliot Wilber 51, Liam Taylor 54, Drew Brokaw 57
Olean: Marina Heister 41, Kailyn Vandehoef 70, Katie Crofard 70, Sophie Bartman 77
Fredonia: Juli Spacciapolli 49, Gabby Domenico 70, Sydnee Hoffman 73, Claire Marshall 73, Rylee Beers 79
STEFFEN FIRES 39
CASSADAGA — Maple Grove’s Evan Steffen was the medalist with a 4-over 39 as Maple Grove won a pair of Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 golf matches Friday at Cassadaga Country Club.
The Red Dragons (11-1, 6-1) beat Falconer 29-26 and Cassadaga Valley 39.5-15.5.
Evan Reynolds led the Golden Falcons (5-5, 3-3) with a 43 and Aiden Gierlinger led the Cougars (0-9, 0-7) with a 55.
Maple Grove: Evan Steffen 39, Drew Kelemen 43, Gavin Rodgers 43, Kam Whalen 54, Ryan Lockwood 55
Falconer: Evan Reynolds 43, Curtis Hannon 47, Alex Little 47, Matt Dallas 52, Channing Brainard 52
Cassadaga Valley: Aiden Gierlinger 55, Caden Frost 57, Ace Pierce 58, Matthew Runge 64, Derrick Runge 64