Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Fall golfers play at Culpeper Country Club

Bob Hudson '73 hosted fall golfers at the Country Club of Culpeper on October 16, 2018.  He and Mort Chiles, father of Perrin '95, along with Woodberry faculty members John Amos and Marc Hogan, enjoyed a round on a cool fall day. 


Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Alums welcome fall golfers

Dr. Stephen Chen and Charles Honey, both of the Class of 1989, hosted the fall golfers at Kinloch Golf Club in Richmond on Saturday, September 22, 2018. After golf, the group had dinner on porch overlooking the course. It was a fun day for all.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Jack Stein celebrates win

Congrats to Jack Stein '19. He took first place at the Canongate Series #5 at Braelinn Country Club in Peachtree City, Atlanta, shooting a 69-74. 

Sunday, July 8, 2018

Jack Stein '19 shines in Caribbean Amateur Junior Golf Championship

Woodberry golfer Jack Stein finished third for 18 and under boys in the Caribbean Amateur Junior Golf Championships, played at Caymanas Club in his home country of Jamaica last week.  Team Jamaica came in second.

Read about Jack in an article in The Gleaner.

Jack and William Knibbs '13

Monday, May 21, 2018

Tigers are state champs!

Woodberry Forest won its fourth VISAA golf championship today at Meadowbrook CC today by four shots over the favorite, #1 ranked St. Christopher's. 

Senior Andrew Jacobs led the way, firing a one-under-par 70 to earn co-medalist honors. Jacobs is also named co-Player of the Year and All-State. Both Captain Woodson Smith 73 (+2), and third former Benny Haggin 74 (+3) also earned All-State honors. Fourth former Luke McNabb 76 (+5) rounded out the scoring.

By virtue of Woodberry's victory, coach Marc Hogan earns Coach of the Year honors.

Team results
Woodberry Forest   293
St. Christopher's     297
Trinity Episcopal    314
Collegiate               318
Norfolk Academy   318
Cape Henry Coll.    324
Bishop O'Connell   328
Paul VI                    331

All-State (top 10 & ties)
70 -- Andrew Jacobs, WFS; Sam McNamara, STAB
71 -- Connor Johnson, StC
73 -- Woodson Smith, WFS;
74 -- Benny Haggin, WFS; Clifford Foster, StC.; Kevin Smedley, NA
75 -- Drew Brockwell, StC; Rory Wienfurther, St. Catherine's

Other WFS scores:

80-Jack Stein
83 -- Tripp Law

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Tigers finish second in VPL golf

Woodberry shot 304 to finish 2nd behind St. Christopher’s 285 at Keswick Hall today in the 47th Virginia Preparatory League golf tournament. 

Fifth former Jack Stein led the way and earned All Prep with a 75. Seniors Andrew Jacobs and Woodson Smith also earned All Prep by shooting 76. 

Other Tiger scores were: Luke McNabb & Tripp Law (77), and Benny Haggin (80). 

Final results 

St. Christopher’s 285 (-3)
Woodberry Forest 304
Collegiate 318
STAB 320
Norfolk Academy 323
Trinity Episcopal 326

Monday, May 14, 2018

Tiger golfers lose a close one

#1 vs. #2 today in Richmond. 

Top ranked St. Christopher’s hosted #2 Woodberry at the CCV-Westhampton course. The Tigers shot one of their best rounds ever there 138 (+2) but lost by five strokes, 133-138. 

Fourth former Luke McNabb led with the way with a one under par score of 33. Captain Woodson Smith carded a 34 (E) while Senior Andrew Jacobs fired 35 (+1) Captain Woodson Smith carded a 35, while fifth former Jack Stein shot 36. Third former Benny Haggin had a 36, and Crawford Humphreys had a 39. 

The Tigers finish the regular season 11-3, 6-1 in the Prep League. They play in the VPL championship on Tuesday at Keswick Hall.