Prep golf: Leaf leads L’Anse at Norway Invitational at Oak Crest

NORWAY – L’Anse, behind medalist Tristan Leaf’s 1-over par 73, captured the Norway Invitational boys golf meet Wednesday at Oak Crest Golf Course.

The Hornets registered a 331 in holding off the host Norway Knights, 335, in the 15-team test. Houghton, 336, snared third place while Iron Mountain and Negaunee shared fourth at 339.

Leaf covered the front nine in par-36.

The Hornets also tallied Raymond Miron and Brett Martinez, 84, and Andre Richards, 90.

Runner-up medalist Hunter Eichhorn of Carney-Nadeau shot a 76, completing the back nine in 1-over par.

Iron Mountain’s Nate Markell placed third with a 77 and teammate Austin Blomquist added a 79.

Four other golfers shot sub-80 rounds – Negaunee’s David Renaldi and Houghton’s Wyatt Liston, 78; Niagara (Wis.) golfer TJ Liebergen and Norway’s Austin Hansen, 79.