Cumberland Wins Playoff, Advances to State Championship
The Cumberland Clippers are headed back to the State Championship.
The Clippers beat Ponaganset and Lincoln in a three-team playoff on Tuesday at Kirkbrae Country Club to clinch the final spot out of the North Division.
Cumberland won the match with a score of 172, while Ponaganset posted a 184 and Lincoln a 198.
North Smithfield is the other team to make it out of the North Division.
The Clippers were led by Johnny Walsh who posted the low round of the day with a 37.
Marcus Ziniti added a 43 and Brady Hogan a 44.
Sam Medici rounded out the scoring with a 48.
Ponaganset was led by Gianna Papa who posted a 40.
Earlier in the day, Papa withdrew from the Girls State Championship Tournament in Warwick to play in the match with her team.
Nick Flori added a 47, Alex Wildgoose posted a 48 and Brendon Moreau rounded out the scoring with a 49.
The Lions were led by Beckett Cournoyer with a 44 and Jack Lawson with a 48.