Boys golf: Olkowski ties for 2nd at Durango
Grand Junction’s Canon Olkowski tied for second place at the Hillcrest Invitational on Monday, finishing one shot behind medalist Trey Diehl of Piedra Vista, N.M., at Hillcrest Country Club in Durango.
Olkowski tied with Tyler Diehl of Piedra Vista with a 1-over-par 72, helping the Tigers finish second in the team standings with a 230. Piedra Vista’s 219 won it, with Fruita Monument (237) and Montrose (245) following.
Grand Junction’s Blake Schneiter and Isaiah Mallory, along with Fruita’s Jadin Berta, Blake Andersen and Sean Kennedy, finished in a sixth-place tie at 79. Austin Martinez’s 80 was the best score of the tournament for Montrose, with teammate Ben Gibson one stroke back in 12th.