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Division titles: 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1993, 2000, 2003, 2013, 2017
IAC titles: 1969, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1991, 1992, 2017


RESULTS 2020-2021
5/27/21
Thursday afternoon at Elm Tree Golf Course on a breezy but pleasant partly cloudy 65 degree day, the Dryden Purple Lions improved  to 5-4 on the season, beating Union Springs by a score of 166-173.

Dryden Junior Patrick O'Neill was co-medalist for the first time in his career with a score of 37.
Luke Parker also had 37 for Union Springs to earn co-medalist honors.
Also stepping up for Dryden and contributing to their best score of the season were senior Zack Wilson (44) and Junior Seth Coudriet (47).  Both  players shot the lowest score of their high  school careers.
Dryden's final regular season match will be Monday June  7 at King Ferry Golf Course versus Southern Cayuga.  Entering that match, Dryden Coach Dave Hicks has 99 career regular season wins since taking over the  Purple Lions program in 2012.
Dryden also has two post-season tournaments coming  up:
Wednesday June 2 is the IAC large school tournament at Soaring  Eagles GC  in Horseheads.
Tuesday June 8 is the Section IV class C team championship at Maple Hill GC in Marathon.

Elm Tree Golf Course (Par 35)

           166     Dryden (5-4)    

                          38          SMITH, Connor

                          37          O’NEILL, Patrick

                          44           WILSON, Zack

                          47          COUDRIET, Seth

                 COACH - Dave Hicks

  

           173   Union Springs 

                         43    Andrew Salls                   

                         37    Luke Parker                     

                         46    Joey Sylvester                

                         47    Mike Culver                     

                         50    Adam Finn                    

                         56    Logan Goodrich            

                    COACH – Shaun O'Connor


5/20/21
Thursday afternoon at IndianHead Golf Course  on a sweltery-warm 88 degree afternoon,  Dryden improved to 3-4 on the season by defeating Union Springs by a score of 198 to 203.
Dryden Senior Connor Smith was medalist with a score of 45.
Luke Parker and Andrew Salls each had a 47 to lead Union Springs.
Dryden's next match is Tuesday May 25 vs Marathon at Elm Tree Golf Course.  Dryden needs one win in its final three matches to qualify for sectionals.
 Friday May 28 will be Dryden's final regular season match, a rematch vs Union Springs that will likely decide third place in the strong IAC North large school division.   May 28 will also be senior day honoring Connor Smith and Zack Wilson .

INDIANHEAD Golf Course (Par 36)

           198     Dryden (3-4)    

                          45          SMITH, Connor

                          49          O’NEILL, Patrick

                          48           WILSON, Zack

                          56          COUDRIET, Seth

                 COACH - Dave Hicks

  

           203   Union Springs (2-4)

                         47    Andrew Salls                   

                         47    Luke Parker                     

                         51    Joey Sylvester                

                         58    Mike Culver                     

                         60    Tyler Lutkins                     

                         62    Henry Kinnaman             

                    COACH – Shaun O'Connor



5/18/21

Tuesday afternoon at Ford Hill Country Club  on another perfect 75 degree day,  Whitney Point stayed undefeated (8-0) by shooting a score of 175 vs Dryden.  Dryden was unable to post a team score as they did not have the required 4 players available for the match.
Whitney Point Senior Trystan Layton was medalist with a score of 37.

Dryden was led by Junior Patrick O'Neill (40)

Dryden's next match is Thursday at IndianHead Golf Course vs Union Springs in the "Battle of the Purple" part1.   The two teams will be battling for 3rd place in the strong IAC North Large School Division.

Whitney Point will put their perfect season on the line Thursday versus Lansing (7-1) as the two battle for the top spot in the IAC Large School North Division.

FORD HILL Country Club (Blue course) (Par 35)
            DNF     Dryden (2-4)    
                          41          SMITH, Connor
                          40          O’NEILL, Patrick
                          53          COUDRIET, Seth
                 COACH - Dave Hicks
  
           175   Whitney Point  (8-0)
                          42   MASLIN, Holden
                           53   MORGAN, Ava
                           43   KENNEY, Logan
                           60  BALLARD, Logan
                            37  LAYTON, Trystan
                            66  C, Patrick
                    COACH – Matt Poyer


5/17/21

Monday afternoon at Elm Tree Golf Course on a gorgeous 75 degree day with light winds, Whitney Point stayed undefeated (7-0) by narrowly defeating Dryden by a score of 172-174.
Whitney Point Sophomore Holden Maslin was medalist with a score of 36.
Whitney Point senior Trystan Layton was also solid with a 38
Dryden was led by Senior Connor Smith and Junior Patrick O'Neill, who each shot 39.
  
The two IAC Large North division rivals square off again on Tuesday at Ford Hill Golf Course in Whitney Point.

ELM TREE Golf Course (Par 35)
            174     Dryden (2-3)    
                          39          SMITH, Connor
                          39          O’NEILL, Patrick
                          45         WILSON, Zack
                          51          COUDRIET, Seth
                 COACH - Dave Hicks
  
           172   Whitney Point  (7-0)
                          36   MASLIN, Holden
                           59   MORGAN, Ava
                           41   KENNEY, Logan
                           57  BALLARD, Logan
                            38  LAYTON, Trystan
                            57  KOOIMAN, Zakari
                       COACH – Matt Poye
5/13/21
Thursday afternoon on a pleasant partly cloudy day with a moderate breeze, Dryden fell to arch rival Lansing by a score of 191 to 162.
Lansing Senior AJ Prudence was medalist with a score of 36.
Lansing Freshman Hunter Baughan added a 37 to help post a strong team score for Lansing.
Dryden was led by Junior Patrick O'Neill's 39.
Dryden is back in action Monday with a home match against undefeated division leader Whitney Point at Elm Tree.

ELM TREE Golf Course (Par 35)

            191     Dryden (2-2)    

                          46          SMITH, Connor

                          39          O’NEILL, Patrick

                          46         WILSON, Zack

                          60          COUDRIET, Seth

                 COACH - Dave Hicks

  

           162   Lansing  (4-1)

                           36         PRUDENCE, AJ

                           37         BAUGHAN, Hunter

                           49          KIRK, Tyler

                           44          WATTS, Charlie

                           45           SOMCHANHOMAVANG, Ryan

                           47           COLLINS, Tyler

                       

 

                    COACH – Matt Loveless



5/11/21
Tuesday afternoon on a cool and blustery day, Dryden beat Moravia by a score of 195-225.
Dryden Senior Connor Smith was medalist for the third time in the teams first 3 matches.
  
Dryden will host rival Lansing on Thursday at Elm Tree Golf Course

FILMORE Golf Course (Par 35)
            214     Dryden (2-1)    
                          39          SMITH, Connor
                          46          O’NEILL, Patrick
                          47        WILSON, Zack
                          61          COUDRIET, Seth
                 COACH - Dave Hicks
  
           225   Moravia
                          62        Mantey, Evan
                          65        Wood, Gordon
                          51         Adams, Kyler
                          56         Johnson, Travis
                          59         Morris, Connor
                          59          Stephenson, Bailey      
                    COACH – Fred Ott

5/7/21
Friday afternoon on a grey, chilly and misty day at Ranic GC in Ithaca, Dryden fell to arch rival Lansing by a score of 186-214.
Dryden Senior Connor Smith was medalist with a 37, that included an eagle on the par 5 eighth hole.
Lansing Freshman Hunter Baughan led a balanced effort by the Bobcats with a 42.

Dryden will travel to Filmore GC to play Moravia next Tuesday May 11.

ELM TREE Golf Course (Par 35)
            214     Dryden (1-1)    
                          37          SMITH, Connor
                          48          O’NEILL, Patrick
                          61         WILSON, Zack
                          68          COUDRIET, Seth
                 COACH - Dave Hicks
  
           186   Lansing  (2-1)
                           44         PRUDENCE, AJ
                           42          BAUGHAN, Hunter
                           44          KIRK, Tyler
                           56          WATTS, Charlie
                           57           SOMCHANHOMAVANG, Ryan
                           60           COLLINS, Tyler
                       COACH – Matt Loveless

RESOURCES
Varsity Schedule


PHOTOS
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COACHES
Varsity: Dave Hicks