Golf: Benton wins Rebel Mardis Gras Classic

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The Benton Tigers won the 16-team Rebel Mardi Gras Classic golf tournament Monday in Carencro.

The three-time defending Division II state champions shot a 299. Senior Jacob Wyatt, a Louisiana Tech signee, took medalist honors with a 70. Freshman Hayden White was runner-up with a 73.

Other Tigers in the scoring were David Cole (78), Corbin Cantrell (78) and Shane Cram (80). Cole is the defending Division II state individual champion. Benton’s Colton Ryan, playing as an individual, shot a 76.

Courtesy Photo Benton won the Rebel Mardis Gras Classic golf tournament Monday in Carencro. (Back row, left to right) Coach Tim Cram, Corbin Cantrell, David Cole, Shane Cram, Jacob Wyatt; Front row: Colton Ryan, Hayden White
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Benton won the Rebel Mardis Gras Classic golf tournament Monday in Carencro. (Back row, left to right) Coach Tim Cram, Corbin Cantrell, David Cole, Shane Cram, Jacob Wyatt; Front row: Colton Ryan, Hayden White

— Russell Hedges, rhedges@bossierpress.com