PLEASANTVILLE — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter senior Caleb Van Zante finished his high school golf career with a respectable finish at a Class 2A sectional tournament at Pleasantville Golf Course on May 12.
Van Zante finished 12th overall with an 84, but the Raiders ended their season with a seventh-place finish.
Prairie City-Monroe put four golfers in the top seven and won the meet with a 323.
Albia also advanced to the district tournament with a second-place finish.
The Blue Demons (327) trailed PCM by four shots.
Pella Christian was third with a 335.
Pella Christian’s Graham Howerzyl won medalist honors with a 73.
Kenden Veenstra shot an 82 for the Eagles and advanced as the second-best finisher not on an advancing team.
Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont finished fourth with a 375, followed by Central Decatur (378), Pleasantville (386) and CMB (409).
Interstate 35 did not have enough golfers for a team score.
Van Zante led the Raiders with an 84. He had a 41 on the front nine and a 43 on the back.
Sophomore Austin Good carded a 91, freshman Simon McKinney added a 106 and senior Ben Gunderson shot a 128.
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COLO — CMB hosted a triangular at Twin Anchors Golf Course on May 8 and was defeated by Colo-NESCO and North Polk.
Van Zante shot a 44 and finished fourth to lead the Raiders, but CMB finished third with a 206.
North Polk won the meet with a 179, and Colo-NESCO was second with a 183.
Good shot a 48, and the two other counting scores came from seniors Ricky White (54) and Gunderson (60).
McKinney carded a 48 as a Raider JV golfer.
Colo-NESCO’s Tyler Anthony, a former teammate of some CMB golfers, won medalist honors with a 40.