Hoover takes second at Northern League Event #5
August 31, 2017
The Niwot boys golf team was back in familiar territory last week, with two league tournaments at local venues.
On Aug. 22, Cougars head coach Ed Weaver played host to a 9-team field for Northern League #4 at Longmont’s Twin Peaks Golf Course. Thanks to an unexpectedly uneven round from Niwot number-one Jack Hoover, the home team finished 50 strokes off the lead to come in fifth overall.
Hoover shot +12 on the front nine, with a triple-bogey on the seventh, followed by consecutive double-bogeys on eight and nine. The junior settled down after carding a birdie on the 11th hole, with pars...