On Monday, Ware County traveled to Statesboro to compete in the Area 1AAAAA golf tournament at Forest Heights Golf Club. Ware County played their best golf of the year as a team. The Ware County boys and girls teams both qualified for the state tournament in Carrollton, Georgia; on May 20th and 21st. The Ware County boys shot a team best 332. Statesboro won the area championship with a score of 307. Statesboro High School's Ford Berger won the low medalist honors with a score of 72. Harris County was second with a score of 331. Ware County finished 3rd with a score of 332. South Effingham shot 333, Veterans High School shot 336, Thomas County Central shot 357, Wayne County shot 363, and Bainbridge shot 395. Ware County was led by freshman, Lee Smith with a score of 74. Kaleb Dial shot 81, Ethan Arnold shot 83, Nicolas Putala shot 94, Nathan Pritchett shot 97, and Yuri Steedley shot 107.
Complete boys and girls results are below: