The Lackawanna Trail golf team picked up two wins, one tie and one loss in four matches this past week to improve to 4-2-1 in the Lackawanna League.
Trail edged Riverside, 5-4, on Monday, lost by that same margin on Friday, worked to a 4½-4½ tie at Lakeland on Thursday and edged Montrose, also 5-4, on Tuesday, Sept. 5.
At Rock Creek on Monday, seniors Andy Faist and Tom Vokes swept three points in the first group to lead the Lions.
Against the then undefeated Carbondale, Vokes also picked up an individual win, with freshmen J.P. Gilroy and Andrew Kazmierczak also picking up wins.
On the back nine at Sleepy Hollow on Thursday against Lakeland, senior Jacob Wescott had two wins for Trail in the tie.
At Rock Creek against Montrose, Faist and Vokes swept three points in the middle group to help lead the Lions to the win.
Lackawanna Trail 5, Riverside 4
Individuals: Andy Faist (LT) over Kyle Puchalski, 2 and 1; Tom Vokes (LT) over Sam Hartman, 1-up; Anthony DeFrancesco (RIV) over J.P. Gilroy, 3 and 2; Andrew Kazmierczak (LT) over Jason Holman, 1-up; Evan Carrubba (RIV) over Jacob Wescott, 3 and 2; Owen Hyde (LT) over Brandon Corwin, 3 and 1.
Better-ball: Faist-Vokes over Puchalski-Hartman, 3 and 1; DeFrancesco-Holman over Gilroy-Kazmierczak, 3 and 2; Carrubba-Corwin over Wescott-Hyde, 3 and 1.
Carbondale Area 5, Lackawanna Trail 4
Individuals: Ian Fedorchak (CAR) over Andy Faist, 1-up; Tom Vokes (LT) over Bobby Salitsky, 5 and 3; Marino DePalma (CAR) over Jacob Wescott, 1-up; J.P. Gilroy (LT) over Pat Durkin, 1-up; Colin Virkitis (CAR) over Owen Hyde, 3 and 2; Andrew Kazmierczak (LT) over Noah Newcomb, 4 and 2.
Better-ball: Faist-Vokes over Fedorchak-Salitsky, 2 and 1; DePalma-Durkin over Wescott-Gilroy, 3 and 1; Virkitis-Newcomb over Hyde-Kazmierczak, 2 and 1.
Lackawanna Trail 4½, Lakeland 4½
Individuals: Evan Tremback (LAK) over Owen Hyde, 4 and 3; Andy Faist (LT) over Alex Hackenberg, 5 and 3; Shane Novitsky (LAK) over Andrew Kazmierczak, 5 and 3; JP Gilroy (LT) and Christian Winkler (LAK) split; Jacob Wescott (LT) over Shayne Mizok, 4 and 2; Tom Vokes (LT) and Silas Stearns (LAK) split.
Better-ball: Hyde-Faist and Tremback-Hackenberg split; Novitsky-Winkler over Kazmierczak-Gilroy, 2-up; Wescott-Vokes over Mizok-Stearns, 2 and 1.
Lackawanna Trail 5, Montrose 4
Individuals: Riley Brown (MON) over J.P. Gilroy, 3 and 2; Jacob Wescott (LT) over Kyle McGranaghan, 5 and 3; Andy Faist (LT) over Ian McGranaghan, 5 and 4; Tom Vokes (LT) over Jared Corson, 3 and 2; Isaac Walker (MON) over Owen Hyde, 4 and 3; Breanna Wood (LT) by forfeit.
Better-ball: Brown-K. McGranaghan over Gilroy-Wescott, 3 and 2; Faist-Vokes over I. McGranaghan-Corson, 4 and 2; Walker over Hyde-Wood, 1-up.