Humboldt golfers compete at Tai-Valley League meet

Humboldt's Colton Slocum took home a seventh-place medal on the golf course Monday to lead the Cub contingent. Next up is regional action next Monday in Erie.



May 11, 2021 - 9:46 AM

Humboldt High's Emma B'Hymer tees off in a tournament earlier this season. Photo by Richard Luken / Iola Register

CANEY — Humboldt High’s Colton Slocum rebounded from a slow start Monday to take home seventh in the Tri-Valley League Golf Tournament hosted by Caney Valley.

Slocum carded a 110 to lead the Humboldt contingent.

Humboldt’s Brennen Neussen took 20th with  at 125; Clay Shannon carded a 138 to take 23rd, Stephen Leo finished 27th at 157; and Emma B’Hymer carded a 166 for 29th.

“I am proud of how our team competed this year,” head coach Bret Hauser said. “The team showed a lot of growth over the season, and I anticipate next year they will build on their successes.”

Next up for the Cubs is the Class 2A Regional Tournament on Monday in Erie.