The Fairfield Mules won a four-team match in McLeansboro Monday, nipping the host Hamilton County Foxes on a tiebreaker.
The top four for each squad combined for a 177 team score, but the Mules had five golfers shoot 50 or below to win the tiebreaker by five strokes.
The Mt. Carmel Aces finished third with 179 strokes and Christ Our Rock Lutheran was fourth with 211.
Fairfield’s Noah McElravy was medalist on the day, shooting a 40. Fairfield Mule Maverick Conrad and Hamilton County Fox Sammy Benbrook both shot 42s. Foxes Laban Hunt and Gavin Ingram and Mt. Carmel’s Jett West all shot 43s to round out the top five.
The Mules’ Chase Hallam shot a 47 and Jacob Britt shot a 48 to complete the 177 team score. Noah Barger shot a 50, beating the Foxes’ number five golfer by five strokes. Zach Gualdoni finished with a 62.
The Mules are at Olney Wednesday.