DAHLONEGA - The Lambert boys’ golf team finished second in the Region 6-AAAAAA tournament on Monday at Achasta Golf Club. The Longhorns came within one shot of the title, finishing with 300 total shots to Johns Creek’s 299.
Lambert’s Campbell Fisher earned low medalist honors as the top individual performer by shooting even-par 72. Fisher’s teammate Jake Fendt wasn’t far behind, shooting a 2-over 74.
The Longhorns’ second place finish has earned them a trip to sectionals, which will take place on May 5 at the Georgia National Golf Club in McDonough.
West Forsyth will join Lambert at Sectionals, marking the first time in school history the boys’ golf team has advanced past the region tournament. The Wolverines were fourth with a score of 311.
West senior Dru Adams led the team finishing third overall with a 2-over 74. Drew Ridings shot a 77, Robert Shaw shot 78 and Zach Davis shot 82.
South Forsyth also qualified for Sectionals with a fifth-place finish scoring 321. Cameron Stokes led the War Eagles with a 5-over 77. Joseph Sargent and Grant Young both shot 80, while Josh Payne and Nick Shephard both shot 85.
North Forsyth finished seventh with a score of 350. Lewis Lester and Blake Wade both shot an 86, Ethan House shot an 88 and Zac Connely shot a 90.