The Benton Tigers won the Region I, Division II golf championship Monday at Links on the Bayou in Alexandria.
The Tigers shot a 326, finishing seven strokes ahead of St. Louis Catholic.
Hayden White, an LSU signee, led the Tigers with a 6-over 78. Brodie Romero shot an 82. Ryan Steed and Braedan Bell both shot 83.
Benton has won the regional championship five of the last six years.
The Tigers will go for their sixth state championship in the last seven years next Monday and Tuesday at Farm D’Allie in Carencro.
— Russell Hedges, email@example.com