SPARTA, NJ – Sparta High School golf team is on a roll. They have maintained an undefeated record through their season. They won the NJSIAA North 1 Group 2 Sectionals and the Hunterdon/Warren/Sussex tournament.
This Sparta team is the first Sussex County team to win the tri-county tournament, according to Coach Gerry Carter.
In the H/W/S Captain Jimmy Apostolico had the best score overall in the tournament with a 71. He was named Individual Champion after a sudden death playoff.
Vinny Apostolico shot a 77, Michael Foley shot a 79 and Ryan Richardson finished with an 84 to round out the top scores for the win.
“Jimmy winning is a culmination of four tremendous years of hard work and passion for the game,” Coach Gerry Carter said.
The boys came in second in the Group 2 Tournament of Champions. Vinny Apostolico was the fifth best score with a 78.
“It took a total team effort to win these events,” Carter said.
The boys will compete at the NJAC tournament on Tuesday.