Player of the Year

Cody Dazen

St. Augustine Prep, Jr.

Dazen won the Cape-Atlantic League individual and Carl Arena/Al Rifkin Memorial tourmaments and finished with the lowest nine-hole average in the Cape-Atlantic League with a sub-par 35.6.

Eric Dargis

Vineland, So.

Led the Fighting Clan to a 19-win season. Dargis finished tied for fourth at the CAL individual tournament with a 74. His 37.8 nine-hole average was tied for fourth in the CAL American Conference.

Chris Filling

Absegami, Sr.

Tied for the fourth best nine-hole average in the CAL American with a 37.8. Filling qualified for the Tournament of Champions with a fifth-place finish in South-Central Group IV.

Kasey Frazier

Absegami, Sr.

Frazier won the individual girls title at the Arena in a two-hole playoff. Frazier finished tied for fourth at the CAL individual tournament and had a 36.8 nine-hole average, second lowest in the CAL American. Will play at NCAA Division II Wheeling Jesuit University next season.

David Hicks

Middle Township, Fr.

Hicks burst onto the scene with a huge freshman season. Won the South-Central Group II title and finished second in state Group II in a two-hole playoff after shooting an area-best 74 to finish sixth overall in the TOC. Tied with teammate Kevin O’Donnell with a 36.0 for lowest average in the CAL National. Tied for second at the CAL’s with teammate James Kelly.

James Kelly

Middle Township, Sr.

The senior captain led the Panthers to a third straight South-Central Group IV title.Tied for second at the CAL’s with a 73 and finished fifth in state Group II with a 79. Had the third-best average in the CAL National with a 36.4.

John Longstreet

Middle Township, Jr.

Longstreet had a 39.2 nine-hole average, good for fifth best in the CAL National. Finished third in state Group II and 12th overall at the Tournament of Champions and 10th at the CAL’s.

Kevin O’Donnell

Middle Township, Jr.

O’Donnell tied teammate David Hicks for low nine-hole average in the CAL National with a 36.0. Finished fourth in South-Central Group II and ninth at the CAL individual tournament.

Colin Roche

Mainland Regional, So.

Roche qualified for the Tournament of Champions for the second time with a second-place finish in South-Central Group III. Roche tied for sixth at the Garden State Cup and took eighth in the CAL tournament. Finished with a 37.5 nine-hole average.

Blake Vogdes

Wildwood Catholic, Fr.

Vogdes was the only player not from Middle in the CAL National’s top five nine-hole averages with a 37.9. Tied for 17th at the Arena with an 80.

Brett Wolf

Egg Harbor Township, Sr.

Led the Eagles with a 38.2 average, good for seventh best in the CAL American. Wolf tied for fifth at the Arena with a 75 and 11th at the CAL’s with an 82.