Eagles at state in golf again


Mader Mader BRENHAM—The Milano Eagles finished third at the Class A, Region IV golf tournament to earn their third straight trip to the state tournament.

The Class A tournament will be held at Lions Municipal Golf Course in Austin on April 30 and May 1.

The Eagles placed third in regionals behind winner Weimar and runner-up Normangee.

Milano was led by Mik Mader’s 157.

Mader had a 77 in the first round and held a oneshot lead over defending state champion Logan Young of Normangee.

Mader teamed with Derek Walton (89), Tyde Taylor (96) and Alex Martin (110) to shoot a combined 372 in the first round.

Milano was seventh last year and tied for fourth in 2012 in its first trip to state.

Weimar is the defending state champion.


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