On Wednesday, April 20, the R-MA Yellow Jackets traveled to Fauquier Springs Country Club to play the Highland Hawks in a DAC varsity golf match. The weather was beautiful with full sunshine a light winds. The Jackets were ahead by four strokes through posting scores of the first five players for both teams. Highland's number six player reported a 49 which cancelled their previous third lowest score of 52. Thus, the teams tied at 137-137.
With this tie the Yellow Jackets are now 8-1-1 overall and 3-1-1 in the DAC. Leading the way for R-MA was Joey Monastero who shot a great 41. Jacob Karen had a good ball striking day but ended with a 45. Joseph Silek had a slow start but was able to turn-it-around and posted a 51. Others participating in the match were Ian Mounts (54), Sang Yoon Lee (59), and Victor Tong who did not finish due to illness. The R-MA team hosts Christ Chapel, Middleburg Academy, and Fredericksburg Christian on Monday, April 25, in a quad match at Shenandoah Valley Golf Club.