University Heights Academy has qualified two golfers for next week’s state tournament in Bowling Green after they both finished in the top three Tuesday at the Region 2 Tournament in Owensboro.
Weston Wood finished tied with defending region champion Jakob Wellman of Owensboro Catholic for second after shooting a 3-over par 75. They were three shots behind region winner Daniel Love of Daviess County.
Jiles Wyatt finished in third place with a 4-over 76 on the course at the Owensboro Country Club. Wyatt will be making his first trip to the state golf tournament, while Wood will be making his second straight appearance.
Jude Doer and Luke Shouse both shot a round of 101 to help UHA score 353 points, which was good for ninth place. Daviess County won the team title with 320 points.
Both Wood and Wyatt will compete in the state golf tournament next Friday at the Bowling Green Country Club.