The FPD boys golf team won the Class A sectionals Monday in Athens to advance to the state championship, which will be held May 16 in Augusta. The FPD girls also won sectionals with Cassidy Pearson shooting a 91 and Bailey Good a 99.
Stratford’s boys and girls teams also advanced in Class A. FPD was led by Wesley Hanson and Wilson Andress, who both shot 74. Stratford’s boys were led by Brandon Suggs, who shot a 76.
In Class AAAAA, Houston County had a strong day with sophomore Brent Hamm shooting a 76 at Georgia National Golf Club to advance to the state championship and the Houston County girls team qualifying at Heron Bay Golf Club. The Bears were led by seniors Barbora Wybitulova (82), Ashley Mason (104) and Emily McDuffie (109).
In tennis, Stratford’s girls advanced to the Class A championship with a 3-2 win over Providence Christian. The Eagles wil play Brookstone on Saturday for the championship. Stratford got wins from Eliza Freedman in singles and the doubles teams of Elizabeth Copelan/Lora Kate Diponzio and Emily Claire Fussell/Grace Adams. The FPD boys lost 3-2 to Athens Academy.
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