Jonesboro's Will Gibson wins Overall State Golf title - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Jonesboro's Will Gibson wins Overall State Golf title

(SOURCE: Rogers Heritage High School) (SOURCE: Rogers Heritage High School)

ROGERS, AR (KAIT) - The excellence continues for Jonesboro High School golfer Will Gibson. He won the overall state championship by seven strokes over the rest of the field posting a score of 69.

Gibson helped lead the JHS Golf Team to a 6A State Championship last week and was joined at the overall tournament by teammate Kyle Covington, who posted a score of 86.

Jonesboro is represented in the girl's overall by Mary Claire Meredith, she shot an 86. Also representing Region 8 in the tournament was Elizabeth Moon. She finished with a solid score of 77.

The overall tournament is a compilation of the best golfers in the state according to their scores in the respective state tournaments.

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