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By Gini Davis
The Creswell Chronicle 

Golfers gain experience, confidence in short season


May 9, 2019

Photo Provided/Bob Nicol

Tyler Nicol watches his pitch from off the green on hole 17 at Emerald Valley Golf Course.

With inclement weather and spring break disrupting early season practices and an inexperienced team comprised entirely of underclassmen, Creswell High School boys' varsity golfers ventured into their first and last competitive outings of the season last week.

"We missed the first 1.5 weeks of practice because of the weather, and then we had spring break; and when we couldn't practice, the guys just weren't ready to step into a varsity tournament," said Head Coach Jesse Thomas. "I didn't want to just throw them out there when they weren't ready and have them get discouraged."

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