PAYNE – Josiah Rager shot a 35 and the Lincolnview Lancers captured the 2014 championship of the Wayne Trace Golf Invitational Thursday at Pleasant Valley Golf Course.
Derek Youtsey also had a 37 for the Lancers with Damon Norton carding a 44 for the blue-and-gold.
Lincolnview finished with a 163 team total to nip runner-up Wayne Trace’s 164. Crestview finished third at 169 followed by Allen East (172), Miller City (175), Fort Jennings (192), Paulding (194) and Antwerp (195).
Justis Dowdy posted a 47 for the Lancers with Braden Thatcher (56) and Logan Kraner (57) rounding out the Lincolnview golfers.

Wayne Trace got great balance in its second place finish as the quartet of Corbin Linder, Luke Miller, Brady Stabler and Ethan Linder all shot rounds of 41. Alec Vest also had a 44 for the red-white-and-blue.
Connor Lautzenheiser shot a 40 to pace Crestview and Ronnie Schumm added a 42. Other Knight golfers were Caden Hurless (43), Jon Germann (44), Cyler Miller (48) and Derek Biro (50).
Parker Frey and Kayne Richardson each shot a 36 for the Mustangs with Davis Lammers leading Miller City after posting a round of 41.
Ben Heilshorn carded a 42 to lead Paulding and Ethan Dominique added a 48. Cade McGarvey (49), Ellie Miller (55) and Isaac Baldwin (60) were the other Panther participants.