MUSKOGEE — This weekend got off to a great start for the Poteau Pirates golf team.
The Pirates not only won Friday’s Hilldale Invitational, but they had the three of the top 10 medalists to boot.
Cody Shore was the top medalist with a 73, followed by teammate Connor Wheat as second-place medalist with a 77. Jarrett Lowrimore was 10th-place medalist with an 84.
As a team, the Pirates won the event with a 320, followed by Hilldale (342) and Sallisaw (343).
As for the rest of the team, John Scott Sanders with an 86, followed by Connor Bandy with an 87 and John Buckles with a 98.
The Pirates will return to action at 9 a.m. Monday in the Sallisaw Tournament, which was rained out on April 4. This will be a 36-hole tournament.