Boys Varsity Golf · Boys Golf Defeats Wilson Fike, Northern Nash and Rocky Mount, Finishes 3rd

  Place Points
Franklinton High School 1st 352
James B Hunt High School 2nd 354
Southern Nash High School 3rd 355
Ralph L Fike High School 4th 358
Northern Nash High School 5th 392
Rocky Mount High School 6th 492

The Firebird Boys Golf Team played the final Big East Conference Match of the 2019 season this afternoon. The match was held at Belmont Lake Golf Club in Rocky Mount, NC. Franklinton finished 1st with a score of 352. The Firebirds were just 3 shots shy of the Red Rams and posted a team best 355 to finish 3rd, just 1 shot shy of Wilson Hunt in 2nd. Senior Jubie Moss led the team with a Top 5 Individual finish scoring an 85. Freshman Carson Winstead, Levy Brantley and Jonathan Daniels assisted Moss in the team score all finishing in the Top 15 respectively.

Southern Nash Scores (355):
Jubie Moss — 85
Carson Winstead — 87
Levy Brantley — 87
Jonathan Daniels — 96
Thomas Jeffreys — 107
Benji Merrell — 116

Top 10 Individuals:
1 – Jake Herring (F) – 70
2 – Sam Gupton (Franklinton) – 80
3 – Jubie Moss (SN) – 85
T4 – Adam Dermer (H) – 86
T4 – Adam Champion (Franklinton) – 86
T6 – Carson Winstead (SN) – 87
T6 – Levy Brantley (SN)) – 87
8 – Garrett Johnson (H) – 88
9 – Josh Miller (NN) – 89
10– Cameron Whitaker (Franklinton) – 90

The Firebirds had a season of improvement and success, lowering the team scoring average by 10 shots from the previous season and posting the lowest SN team score (355) since 2014. Senior Jubie Moss and Freshman Carson Winstead were honored as members of the Big East All-Conference Team, finishing 10th and 11th individually. Freshman Levy Brantley was a part of the Honorable Mention squad rounding out the Firebirds conference play.

Based on their individual finishes, Senior Jubie Moss and Freshman Carson Winstead have both qualified individually for the NCHSAA 3A-Regional Tournament which will be played at Reedy Creek Golf Club in Four Oaks, NC on Tuesday May 7th.

The Firebirds will end their season as a team on Tuesday April 30th as they defend the title of Nash County Champions in the Nash County Championship being played at Northgreen Golf Club in Rocky Mount, NC.