Mustang Bennett wins top honors at invitational


The Mustang golf team won the Caldwell Invitational Golf Tournament last week at Copperas Hollow Golf Club in the spring season opener.

Madisonville shot a 316 team total to defeat second-place Caldwell, which shot a 348.

Sophomore Sam Bennett won individual honors, leading the team with a 68. Junior Trae Bennett shot 80 and finished fourth overall. Sophomore Ben Phillips shot 83 and sophomore Bryce Bennett shot 85 to round out the scoring. All team members finished in the top 12 out of 48 golfers from 11 schools.

The Mustangs are back in tournament play March 24 at Raven Nest in Huntsville.