Boys Golf

2023 All-Southwestern Conference Boys Golf Honors

Amherst Steele High School junior Prince Tran was named the 2023 Southwestern Conference Most Valuable Boys Golfer following the conclusion of the SWC Boys Golf season. Prince finished with the league’s best 2.358 “score minus course rating.”

Comet Head Coach Mitch Gillam was selected 2023 SWC Coach of the Year after leading the Comets to their first SWC title since the 1997-98 season.

The top six golfers earned All-SWC first team honors, while the next six received All-SWC second team recognition. Each school also gets two honorable mention.

2023 SWC MVP
Prince Tran, Amherst Steele

2023 SWC Coach of the Year
Mitch Gillam, Amherst Steele

2023 All-SWC First Team
Prince Tran, Amherst Steele – 2.358
Ryan Yoder, Amherst Steele – 2.5477
Dylan Sowers, Olmsted Falls – 3.185
Tim Mai, Avon – 3.491
Hunter McCourt, Avon – 4.050
Kyle Ritter, Avon Lake – 4.085

2023 All-SWC Second Team
Cole Cartright, Avon Lake – 4.238
Landen Bray, Amherst Steele – 4.246
Tommy Urbancic, Avon – 5.145
Zane Austin, Avon – 5.633
Jack Hecei, Avon – 5.680
Alek Kissane, Amherst Steele – 5.933

2023 All-SWC Honorable Mention
Mitchell Diehl, Amherst Steele
Jacob Sprinkle, Amherst Steele
Jack Cherrstrom, Avon
Cooper Lodge, Avon
Nolan Clancy, Avon Lake
Nick Hurd, Avon Lake
Andrew Gregor, Berea-Midpark
Luke Nedoma, Berea-Midpark
Maxwell Blewitt, Elyria
Andrew Peacock, Elyria
Drew DiFranco, Midview
Ethan Taylor, Midview
Nick Mealey, North Ridgeville
Kyle Urban, North Ridgeville
Peyton Katitus, Olmsted Falls
Cole Odon, Olmsted Falls

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Week 6 Boys Golf Leaders

The following is a list of the Top 10 Boys Golf Leaders for 2023. Rankings are based on a formula that averages the “score minus course rating” for each 9-hole match. The SWC Preview, Midview Invitational and SWC Championship count as two matches. A player must participate in 75% of the matches to be eligible for the Top 10 or All-SWC honors at the end of the season.

Note: The following matches were postponed and still need to be made up – Olmsted Falls at Amherst (9/20); Olmsted Falls at Avon Lake (9/25)

(As of September 18, 2023)

Name, School – Games – Average

Ryan Yoder, Amherst – 9 – 1.367
Prince Tran, Amherst – 9 – 2.256
Tim Mai, Avon – 8 – 2.663
Dylan Sowers, Olmsted Falls – 8 – 3.175
Kyle Ritter, Avon Lake – 9 – 3.556
Hunter McCourt, Avon – 9 – 3.611
Landen Bray, Amherst – 9 – 3.811
Jack Hecei, Avon – 8 – 4.463
Cole Cartright, Avon Lake – 9 – 4.556
Zane Austin, Avon – 10 – 5.730

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