Blazers ease

past SearcySEARCY — Three Valley View golfers shot in the 70s Monday as the Blazers defeated Searcy by 25 strokes in a boys’ match at Searcy Country Club.

Hunter Jowers finished at 75 to lead the Blazers (21-2). Peyton Ellis (77), Luke Morgan (78) and Parker Turley (81) also contributed to Valley View’s 311 team total.

Searcy finished at 336, led by medalist Braden Purnell (72).

Valley View (11-6) also prevailed in the nine-hole girls’ match. Medalist Emily Minton (39), Caroline Prestidge (46) and Hannah Hyneman (51) produced the Lady Blazers’ 136 team total. Searcy finished at 174.

Westside golfers sweep BICJONESBORO — Both Westside golf teams defeated Buffalo Island Central on Monday at North Hills Golf Course.

Westside won the boys’ match with a 145 team score to BIC’s 157. Cameron Moore led the Warriors with a 43.

The Lady Warriors won by 10 strokes, finishing at 177 to BIC’s 187. Bailey Willis shot 51 to lead Westside.