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Northern Named All-Conference PDF Print
Written by Mike Kelly   
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 07:32

Watauga High sophomore Austin Northern has been named to the Northwestern 3A/4A All-Conference team in boy's golf. Northern, who is also a quarterback on the WHS football team, paced the Pioneers to a third-place finish in the NW3A/4A this season.
"I'm willing to work at anything I can do to help my team win," Northern said. "I'm not a 'me' person. I love playing football, but by the end of the season, I'm ready to play golf. It's a weird combination. But having my dad (Mike) as a coach is a blessing. He's the kind of guy that supports me in anything I do, and he's always been there for me."
Hickory, which won the conference championship, led the way with five players on the all-conference team. Austin Harrill, who finished in 16th place at the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Class 3A state championships at Foxfire Village, N.C., on Tuesday, Frankie Wyatt, Roland Morris, Peter Harrill, and James Setzer of the Red Tornadoes were named to the All-NW3A/4A squad.
Hibriten, which finished in second place, had three players named to the all-conference team, Noah Martin, Tyler Johnson and Colton Tucker. South Caldwell, the No.1 seed among the Class 4A schools had two players chosen to the all-conference team, Blake Childers and Cole Parlier.
Childers, who represented the Spartans at the Class 4A state meet, finished 60th at state with a two-day total of 165. He had rounds of 82 and 83. Austin Harrill of the Red Tornadoes was named the NW3A/4A Player of the Year. Ben Hale of Hickory was named the Coach of the Year.


All Conference Team



Hickory
Austin Harrill
Peter Harrill
Roland Morris
Frankie Wyatt
James Setzer


Hibriten

Noah Martin
Tyler Johnson
Colton Tucker


South Caldwell

Blake Childers
Cole Parlier


St. Stephens

Austin Russell


Watauga
Austin Northern



PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Austin Harrill, Hickory


COACH OF THE YEAR

Ben Hale, Hickory






  
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