KNIGHT, CROFT LIFT WAVERLY TO 4-STROKE WIN OVER T-BURG
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | May 12, 2022
WAVERLY — Seniors Jackson Knight and Davis Croft led Waverly to a
four-stroke, 187-191, win over Trumansburg here Thursday afternoon in
IAC boys golf action at The Club at Shepard Hills.
Knight fired a 42 and Croft shot a 43 on the par-37 front nine, while senior Hunter Elston carded a season-best 45. Senior Declan Murphy added a 57.
Junior Evan Davies and Joey Bernatavitz tacked on non-scoring rounds of 59.
Trumansburg’s Jack Sherry earned low-medal honors with a 40.
Waverly, now 4-5, returns to action Tuesday at Marathon.
About the Author
Tim Birney is the founder / owner of River Road Media Group. He was born and raised in the Valley, graduating from Waverly High School in 1984.
Birney earned an Associate's Degree in Journalism from SUNY Morrisville in 1986 and a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism / Public Relations from Utica College of Syracuse University in 1988. He began his newspaper career at The Daily Review in Towanda in 1989, before moving on to The Evening Times in 1995. He spent more than 10 years at the Times, the last four as Managing Editor.
River Road Media Group includes five sites in "The Sports Reports" family that cover 24 school districts in five counties: Valley Sports Report (launched Aug. 10, 2009), Tioga County (NY) Sports Report (Aug. 13, 2018), and Northern Tier Sports Report (Aug. 31, 2020); Northern Tier West Sports Report (March 15, 2021) Southern Tier Sports Report (Aug. 16, 2021).