SOUTH BEND — Marian junior Michael Makris is the Northern Indiana Conference boys golf MVP, and he’s joined on the league’s five-member first team by two players each from Central and Penn.
Junior Riley Keagle and senior Alex Brosh of the league tournament champion Blue Blazers are on the first unit. Seniors Connor Buckman and J.T. Schwartz from the league dual champion Kingsmen are first-teamers as well.
All-NIC Boys Golf
MVP: Michael Makris (Marian).
Coach of the Year: David Spaulding (Adams).
First team: Michael Makris (Marian, 2.81 scoring differential), Riley Keagle (Central, 3.19), Connor Buckman (Penn, 3.55), Alex Brosh (Central, 4.89), J.T. Schwartz (Penn, 4.95).
Second team: Alex Stopczynski (Marian, 5.37), Richard Jung (Penn, 5.49), Conner Isban (Marian, 5.57), John Herman (Mishawaka, 5.59), Nicholas Thurin (Penn, 5.64).
Area honorable mention: Matt Rozycki (Marian, 5.87), Sam Sheets (Central, 6.59).
Final overall standings: 1, Penn (8-0 dual, 324/2nd in tourney) 2 points; 2, Central (6-2, 320/1st) 3 pts; 3, Marian (7-1, 335/3rd) 4 pts; 4th (tie), SB St. Joseph (5-3, 357/5th) and SB Adams (4-4; 351/4th) 8 pts each; 6th, Mishawaka (3-5, 362/6th) 11 pts; 7th, SB Riley (2-6, 381/7th) 13 pts; 8th (tie), SB clay (1-7, 407/9th) and SB Washington (0-8, 399/8th) 16 pts each.