Tiger golfers third at regional preview


Kirk Williams was second medalist at the Region III preview. Kirk Williams was second medalist at the Region III preview. CONROE—The Rockdale Tiger golf team got a pretty good indication of where they stand for a possible third straight trip to the state tournament at the Region III golf preview held at The Village Golf Club in Conroe.

As a team, the Tigers placed third af ter f iring a 347, two strokes behind Gatesville and six behind first place Madisonville.

Senior Kirk Williams paced the Tigers with a four-over-par 76, good enough for second medalist honors.

Patrick David followed with an 88, while Grant Galbresath carded an 89, Tucker Tovar 94 and Tyler Pruitt 97.

The Tigers have moved on to the state from this course the past two seasons.

After a tournament in Bellville on March 28, the Tigers will attempt to defend their district title at the District 23-3A Tournament on April 2-3 at Pecan Lakes in Navasota.

The UIL Class 3A state tournament is scheduled for May 3-4 at Roy Kizer Golf Course in Austin.


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