Led by Landon Schnetzer and Christian Birdsell with a pair of 39s, the Humboldt varsity boys' golf team opened conference play by turning back Hampton-Dumont and Algona Tuesday night (April 16) at Humboldt Country Club. The Wildcats shot a 159 total. H-D finished with 173 strokes and Algona had 181. Humboldt also got a 40 from Jaxon Heinz and a 41 from Brendan Schnell.
The Wildcat JV boys also won their meet, shooting a 177 to lead runner-up H-D with 198. Algona had 219.
The Wildcats are scheduled to play at Emmetsburg on April 18 and travel to Iowa Falls on April 23 to face IFA and Webster City.
See the Humboldt Independent Newspaper for complete story and action photos.