Redskins win county title; Sweede medalist

Pictured are members of Wapakoneta's varsity boys golf team, which won the Auglaize County Open on Wednesday at Arrowhead Golf Club in Minster. They include, from left, coach Mike Brown, Tanner Sweede, Jared Miller, Kyle Huffman, Nick Bruns, coach Denny Borgert, Luke Severt and Logan Miller. (Provided photo/Jay Sweede)
Sports Editor

The Wapakoneta Redskins were a step ahead of their competition Wednesday during a first-place finish in the Auglaize County Open.

The Redskins had a 337 in their second straight tournament at Arrowhead Golf Club in Minster, finishing 32 strokes ahead of the runner-up, St. Marys.

Wapakoneta's Tanner Sweede was the tournament medalist with an 81. His teammate Jared Miller was second overall with an 83.

Waynesfield-Goshen finished fifth with a team score of 412.