Trojans’ Vaughn Leads Group Of Six To Sectionals

Southwestern’s Max Vaughn is pictured with his plaque after winning the CCAA Division 1 golf qualifier Monday at Tri-County Country Club. Submitted photo

FORESTVILLE — Southwestern’s Max Vaughn fired an 86 on the first 18 holes and a 12 on three extra holes to win the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Athletic Association Division 1 qualifier with a 98 on Monday at Tri-County Country Club.

Jamestown’s Caden Salvaggio finished second with an 88 over 18 holes and a 16 over the final three holes for a 104 total.

In third place was Fredonia’s Nick Novelli after a 95-16-111. Falconer’s David Allen was fourth with a 96-15-111 and Southwestern’s Drake Bell was fifth with a 96-16-112. Evan Christensen made it three Trojans advancing to next week’s sectionals after his 97-15-111.

Fredonia’s Lucas Hoffman will be the alternate after his 94-18-112.

The Section VI Championships will be held Monday, May 20 at River Oaks Golf Club in Grand Island.

Pictured are the six Section VI Championship qualifiers and one alternate from CCAA Division 1. Submitted photo

CCAA Division 1 Qualifier: Max Vaughn (Southwestern) 86-12-98, Caden Salvaggio (Jamestown) 88-16-104, Nick Novelli (Fredonia) 95-16-111, David Allen (Falconer) 96-15-111, Drake Bell (Southwestern) 96-16-112, Evan Christensen (Southwestern) 97-15-112, Lucas Hoffman (Fredonia) 94-18-112, Kamdyn McClain (Olean) 100-14-114, Curtis Hannon (Falconer) 99-16-115, Brady Fye (Southwestern) 100-21-121, Evan Reynolds (Falconer) 102, Jack White (Southwestern) 105, Talan Stitt (Olean) 114, Callan Britz (Fredonia) 118, Finley Holt (Jamestown) 122, Jimmy Christ (Jamestown) 122.