(Atlantic) The Atlantic Trojan boys golf team began the season with a 149 to 158 loss to three time defending state champion Kuemper Catholic Tuesday night.
Kuemper Catholic’s Matt Gute earned Medalist honors shooting an even par round of 34. Kuemper Catholic also had the runner-up medalist with Brian Schreck carding a 35 for the Knights.
For Atlantic, Sophomore Evan Schuler (pictured above left) contributed the top score with a 37 at Atlantic Golf and Country Club.
Sam Markham (pictured, right) tallied a 39 for the Trojans.
Rounding out the rest of the Varsity for Atlantic was Travis Olsen with a 40, Sam Renaud and Ben Nelson, 42, and Cole Lowery 46.
Atlantic will have their first road meet on Thursday. The Trojans travel to Creston to take on the Panthers.
Click here for the comments from Atlantic's Evan Schuler and Sam Markham
Click here for the interview with Atlantic boys golf coach Ed Denbeste