TROUP — Golfers from Troup High School will soon be packing their bags for a trip to Austin.
The Tiger golf team finished in second place last week at the Class 3A, Region III Championship, finishing 11 strokes out of first place.
Rockdale (319-332 — 651) won the team title, followed by Troup (329-333 — 662) and White Oak (349-327 — 676), the third place finishers.
The Tigers' Jamey Scruggs led his team and finished eighth in the individual standings. He carded rounds of 79 and 75 to come in at 154.
Next was Callen Eastman (82-83 — 165), who wound up at T14.
Dakota Boyer (T18, 81-88 —169), Peyton Hugghins (23rd, 87-87 —174) and Brett Martin (T60, 101-97 — 193) will also be taking part in the upcoming Class 3A state tournament.
That event will be played next Tuesday and Wednesday at the City of Austin's Grey Rock Golf Course.