Ventura College Athletics

Golfers Finish 3rd Overall in WSC, Headed to Regionals

Pirate freshman Mason Teron went low with a 36-hole total of 147, shooting 3-over par in the Western State Conference Championships. The Buena High School product earned All-WSC honors.
Pirate freshman Mason Teron went low with a 36-hole total of 147, shooting 3-over par in the Western State Conference Championships. The Buena High School product earned All-WSC honors.

The Ventura College golf team struggled through the 36-hole Western State Conference Championships Monday at Ojai's Soule Park Golf Course. The Pirates shot a 397 in the morning round, coming in fifth place among the nine conference teams, and carded a 386 in the afternoon, placing fourth. Overall, Ventura shot a 783 to come in fifth place for the day. Mason Teron led VC with a 3-over 147, placing in a tie for eighth place overall, earning All-WSC honors.

Ventura posted a team score of 397 in the morning round, coming in fifth. Canyons won the morning competition with a 359 followed by Santa Barbara at 364, Bakersfield at 385, Glendale at 387, and the Pirates. Teron had the low VC score with a 2-over 74, followed by Michael Ray and Jake Yasutake both with 6-over 78's. Other VC scores included Nick Burns, 81, Kaden Santos, 86, and Noah Hollander, 87. 

In the afternoon, the Pirates improved 13 strokes to post a 386, good for a tie for third place with Bakersfield, losing out on the tiebreaker. CoC was low again with a 355, and Santa Barbara was second with a 364. Teron went low again for Ventura at 1-over, followed by Ray with a 2-over 74 and Yasutake with a 5-over 77. Burns carded an 80, Santos an 82, and Hollander an 86.

Overall, the Pirates finished in third place in the WSC standings, earning them a berth in the Southern California Regional Championships to be held Monday May 6. The 36-hole event will be held at Los Serranos Country Club in Chino Hills.

WSC Finals
At par-72 Soule Park GC
Final 36-hole scores
1. Canyons 359-355--714, 2. Santa Barbara 364-366--730, 3. Bakersfield 385-386--771, 4. Glendale 387-389--776, 5. VENTURA 397-386--783, 6. Antelope Valley 405-418--823, 7 (tie). Hancock, Citrus, Victor Valley, no score.

Final WSC standings
1. Canyons 83-5, 2. Santa Barbara 80-8, 3. VENTURA 63-25, 4. Glendale 54-34, 5. Bakersfield 50-38, 6. Antelope Valley 28-60, 7. Hancock 15-73, 8. Citrus 12-76, 9. Victor Valley 0-88.

WSC No. 10
At par-72 Soule Park GC
Final scores
1. Canyons 359, 2. Santa Barbara 364, 3. Bakersfield 385, 4. Glendale 387, 5. VENTURA 397, 6. Antelope Valley 405, 7 (tie). Hancock, Citrus, Victor Valley, no score.

WSC No. 11
At par-72 Soule Park GC
Final scores
1. Canyons 355, 2. Santa Barbara 366, 3. Bakersfield 386, 4. VENTURA 386, 5. Glendale 389, 6. Antelope Valley 418, 7 (tie). Hancock, Citrus, Victor Valley, no score.