Kings Academy Boys Golf Team Wins National Championship; Kozan Individual Medalist
(West Palm Beach)- The King’s Academy Varsity Boys Golf team are the 2016 Antigua National High School Golf Invitational Champions. The team shot a school record 281 in the final round to win by 11 strokes. Three of the teammates placed in the top ten, including senior and Auburn commit Andrew Kozan, who birdied the 18th hole for a total 7 under par for the individual title. Last year, Kozan was the FHSAA State Individual Champion for Class 1A as a junior. The other two teammates who placed were junior Logan Othmer (3rd) and sophomore Alex Vogelsong (5th). Led by head coach Ross Cash, the varsity team will be honored at the home football game Friday.
Varsity Team: (pictured with trophy by welcome banner along the fence with AZ mountains background, left to right)
Senior- Andrew Kozan, Auburn commit
Junior- David Giandomenico, Georgia commit
Sophomore- Sam Thomas
Head Coach- Ross Cash (holding framed flag trophy)
Junior- Logan Othmer
Sophomore- Alex Vogelsong, Auburn Commit
The tournament, held in Scottsdale, AZ, consisted of 22 teams from both the United States and Canada. These teams had a combined 65 state championships and 5 national titles. The event consisted of 36 holes of stroke play competition. Each team of 5 players chose their top 4 scores from each day to count towards the team score.
Interviews with Ross Cash and players, call him at 561-315-9506
Website with pictures and information http://www.hamiltongolf.org/anhsgi/
The King’s Academy is a nationally recognized private Christian school serving approximately 1,200 students from preschool through twelfth grade and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the Association of Christian Schools International, and the Florida Association of Christian Colleges and Schools. The King’s Academy serves students and their families across Palm Beach and Hendry Counties at its main campus at Belvedere Road and Sansbury’s Way in West Palm Beach, its Clewiston campus on Caribbean Avenue, and its satellite preschool campuses in Greenacres, Palm Beach Gardens, and Royal Palm Beach. More information about The King’s Academy is available online at www.TKA.net.