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February 17. 2013 2:16AM
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WILKES-BARRE – Shamus Gartley fired a 1-over 37 as Coughlin defeated Tunkhannock 164-167 Thursday to clinch a playoff berth in Wyoming Valley Conference golf.

Teammate Mike Post was second with a 39 at Wilkes-Barre Municipal.

The postseason begins on Monday with the Pre-District tournaments at Fox Hill Country Club. The WVC playoffs will be held Sept. 27 at Fox Hill. Coughlin (6-4) and Wyoming Valley West (9-1) have secured spots in the 3A team playoffs; Pittston Area (5-4) could join the two with a win next week. Holy Redeemer (12-0) and Hanover Area (10-2) are in the 2A team tournament.

(at W-B Municipal, par 36)

TUN (167) – Brent Christy 40, Jim Lyons 41, Jake Shaffer 42, Race Sick 44.

COU (164) – Shamus Gartley 37, Mike Post 39, Dalton Lentini 43, Corey Hauser 45.

Hanover 170, Wyo. Area 178

Matt Kuhl's medal round of 39 helped Hanover Area improve its record to 9-2 with a defeat of Wyoming Area.

(at WVCC. par 35)

WA (178) – Zach Mulhern 42, Courtney Melvin 44, Madeline Wharton 44, Gavin Kross 48

HAN (170) – Matt Kuhl 39, Chris Jones 40, Kyle Kunard 45, Matt Kocher 46

Pittston Area 154, Dallas 160

The Patriots improved their record to 5-4 with the six-shot victory and can tie Coughlin for the Division I Class 3A championship and a playoff berth with a win over Tunkhannock on Tuesday. Matt Carroll fired even-par 35 to earn the medalist honors.

(at Fox Hill C.C., par 35)

DAL (160) – Ryan Georgetti 37, Justin Brojakowski 37, Rudy Georgetti 43, Chad Debona 43

PA (154) – Matt Carroll 35, Ryan Tracy 37, Chris Lynch 40, Calvin O'Boyle 42

Valley West 165, Berwick 176

Wyoming Valley West improved to 9-1 on the season thanks in part to Colin Harrison's medal round of 38.

(at Irem G.C., Ppar 36)

BER (176) – Matt Dalo 41, Ryan Bridge 43, Ty Morzilla 45, Eric May 47

WVW (165) – Colin Harrison 38, Chris McCue 41, Evan Pirillo 42, Andrew Crossin 44

Crestwood 170, Hazleton 191

Crestwood's Jake Popowycz medaled with a 38 in the Comets' victory.

(at Blue Ridge G.C., par 36)

HAZ (191) – Rich Gawel 44, Dave Mehalick 46, Rich Kuzmitsky 49, Josh Provost 54

CR (170) – Jake Popowycz 38, Billy Dombroski 42, Joe Hurn 43, Drew Munisteri 47

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