Pleasant Valley ran away with the Mississippi Athletic Conference boys golf title Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021, finishing 52 shots ahead of runner-up North Scott at Midland Golf Club just southwest of Kewanee, Ill.
The Spartans built a commanding lead Friday when they shot a 312, then followed up by shaving 9 strokes off that score for a two-day, 36-hole total of 615.
Senior Nathan Tillman made up a 2-stroke deficit in the medalist race, shooting an even-par 72 on Saturday to overtake first-round leader Keaton Thissen of Davenport Assumption. Tillman finished with a 75-72—147, while Thissen shot a 73-77—150.
Pleasant Valley golfers Sam Johnson (154), Owen Wright (159) and Connor Borbeck (160) finished third, fourth and fifth.