2022 Boys High School Preview: Southwestern Conference

Amherst Boys Golf Team
Amherst Boys Golf Team

Southwestern Conference

Format- Single Round Robin League Play. Preseason Tournament August 15th- Pine Hills, Postseason Tournament September 22nd- Grey Hawk.
☆ – players and teams to watch

Amherst ☆

Team- Amherst Steele Comets
Coach- Mitch Gillam
Home Course- Fox Creek Golf Club
Team Website
2022 Schedule

2021 Recap- Sectional Champions, District Qualifier. Tournament Finishes – 1st Place Classic at Windmill Lakes & Pioneer Invite. Runner Up in 4 other tournaments.

Returning Players
Ryan Yoder ☆ – 11th
Landen Bray- 11th
Prince Tran- 10th
Devin Pritt- 12th
Grant Gabrie- 12th

Potential New Contributors
Logan McCrone- 11th
Carson Denman- 11th

Amherst laid a solid foundation with their District Tournament appearance in 2021 and are poised for another strong showing this fall. Ryan Yoder will be the team leader and is a player to watch.

Avon ☆

Team- Avon Eagles
Coach- Jeff Stevens
Home Course- Bob-O-Link
Team Website

2021 Recap- Conference Champs, District Qualifiers, Nolan King – State Qualifier

Returning Players
Brenton Dill- 12th
Hunter McCourt- 11th

Potential New Contributors
Justice Hargett- 12th
Davis Ocepek- 12th
Jack Cherrstrom- 11th
Zane Austin- 11th

Avon Lake

Team- Avon Lake Shoremen
Coach- Matt Perry
Home Course- Sweetbriar Legacy Golf Course

2021 Recap- 3rd in conference

Returning Players
Sam Murray- 12th
Ryan Harbour- 12th
Kyle Ritter- 11th
Cole Cartwright- 11th
Derek McCrum- 11th

Potential New Contributors
Nick Hurd- 11th


Team- Berea-Midpark Titans
Coach- Jim Cook
Home Course- Royal Crest
Team Website- Titanathletics.com

Returning Players
Mason Cook- 12th
Hunter Shrefler- 12th
Nick Hoff- 12th
LJ Krek- 10th

Potential New Contributors
Andrew Greger- 10th
Luca Santori- 10th
Leo Smith- 10th
Luke Nedoma- 9th


Team- Elyria Pioneers
Coach- Mel Rainey
Home Course- Carlisle Golf Course

2021 Recap- 16th at Sectionals

Returning Players
Zachary Chavalia- 12th
Ryan Chavalia- 10th
Kloe Koepp- 12th


Team- Midview Middies
Coach- Kyle Zimmer
Home Course- Brentwood
Twitter- @MidviewBoysGolf

2021 Recap- 6-6 overall, 2-5 conference, 9th sectional

Returning Players
Bryan Stone- 12th
Steven Allen- 12th
Drew Difranco- 11th

North Ridgeville

Team- North Ridgeville Rangers
Coach- Mike Belpulsi
Home Course- Pine Brook
Twitter- @coachbelpulsi

2021 Recap- 5-6

Returning Players
Sam Forristal- 12th
Mike Ochall- 11th
Jake Boynar- 12th
Robert Jelinek- 12th

Potential New Contributors
Joe Mealey- 12th
Nick Mealey- 10th
Kyle Urban- 10th

Olmsted Falls ☆

Team- Olmsted Falls Bulldogs
Coach- Damon DeMarco
Home Course- Mallard Creek
Twitter- @OFBoysGolf1

2021 Recap- 6-1 record in SWC, 2nd place overall finish in SWC, lost by 1 shot in SWC Championship. Also had runner up finishes in Comet Invitational and Pioneer Invitational. 5th Place in Sectionals at Greyhawk. Ben Scheeff was an Individual District Qualifier. Scheeff and Sowers return at All SWC 2nd team performers and All NEOGCA Honorable Mention

Returning Players
Ben Scheeff ☆ – 12th
Dylan Sowers- 11th
Jake Platner- 11th

Potential New Contributors
Peyton Katitus- 11th
Lucas Hand- 11th

It will be a true mix of experience and youth in 2022 for the Olmsted Falls Bulldogs. They are returning only one senior, Ben Scheeff, but several talented underclassmen have a chance to step up this year.

Westlake ☆

Team- Westlake Demons
Coach- John Cuomo

2021 Recap- 16th at District Tournament

Returning Players
Chris Brown ☆ – 12th
Sion Park ☆ – 11th
Michael Ambrosino- 11th
Sam Dossa- 11th


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