County standouts on golf squad

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County standouts on golf squad

SECOND SPOT. Southern Nash senior veteran Matthew May finished in the No. 2 individual position this past season in Big East Conference golf action. (Graphic photo by Geoff Neville)
STANHOPE -- Four Nash County golfers, including three from Southern Nash, have made the 2013 All-Big East Conference links squad.

Southern Nash, coached by Scott Collie, took second place as a team this spring in Big East competition.

Perennial powerhouse Wilson Fike was the league title winner once again.

Southern went on to participate as a team at the Class 3-A East Regionals earlier this month in Jacksonville.

Fike’s Turner Garris was saluted as the Big East Medalist of the Year, with Southern Nash’s Matthew May earning runner-up honors.

May was joined on the All-Conference squad by teammates Josh Harden and Haywood Brantley, along with Rocky Mount’s Tyler Holland

Nash County’s honorable mention picks were James Martin (Rocky Mount), Luke May (Southern Nash) and Dylan Laviner (Nash Central),

The complete All-Big East golf list is as follows:

Season Standings
1) Wilson Fike
2) Southern Nash
3) Wilson Hunt
4) Rocky Mount
5) Northern Nash
6) Nash Central

• Turner Garris, Wilson Fike
• Matthew May, Southern Nash
• Cameron Suddreth, Wilson Fike
• Jay Horne, Wilson Fike
• Brian Reneau, Wilson Fike
• Haywood Brantley, Southern Nash
• John David Morton, Wilson Hunt
• Josh Harden, Southern Nash
• Tyler Holland, Rocky Mount
• Adam Blevins, Wilson Hunt

Honorable Mention
• Luke May, Southern Nash
• James Martin, Rocky Mount
• J.P. Harrell, Wilson Fike
• Dylan Laviner, Nash Central
• Zach Stussie, Northern Nash

Top Honors
• Medalist of the Year -- Turner Garris, Wilson Fike
• Runner-Up Medalist -- Matthew May, Southern Nash