BEAVERCREEK — The Butler Aviators golf team began what they hope to be a march to Columbus by winning the Dayton sectional tournament at Beavercreek Golf Club on Wednesday.
The Aviators team score was 299, one shot better than Springboro’s 300 and Centerville at 307.
The victory means the entire Aviator team advances to next week’s District tournament at Weatherwax.
Freshman Austin Greaser was the overall winner of the event with a 70, two strokes better than a trio of golfers who shot 72.
Next lowest was A.J. Lawrence with a 75, Zach Crawford witha 76, Gannon Godsey with a 78, and Jack Herbst with 89.
The District Tournament will be held Thursday, Oct. 15 at Weatherwax Golf Course in Middletown. Play begins at 9 a.m. Pairings and tee times will be announced by the end of the week.
Reach Darrell Wacker at 937-684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.