Starr's Mill graduated three seniors off last year's 22-1 team, but return a strong group of core players. The team is led by senior Sebastian Schneider and sophomores Dubie Dubin and Shaaz Peerani. Coach Ronald Mann said what the boys lack in experienced tournament players, they make up for with strong-character players. Starr's Mill already has wins over St. Pius and Union Grove, the 2013 AAAAA runners-up.
Boys golf: Colquitt wins Coffee Invitational
Colquitt County won the Coffee Invitational last week in Douglass, besting the 21-team field by two shots. Junior Mark David Johnson shot 72 and was co-medalist. The Packers also counted a 74 from Gus Wilson, a 76 from Austin Daniel and a 78 from Lane Jowers. Colquitt will host the Packer Invitational on March 29 at Sunset Country Club in Moultrie. ... Summit Chase Country Club in Snellville will host the first annual Jamie Britt Memorial Classic on April 21. For information contact Dana Doster at 770-843-8719,
Girls golf: The Lambert girls, the defending Class AAAAA champs, opened the season by winning the Eagle Open at Woodmont Country Club. Freshman Christine McDonnell shot 84 and the Longhorns beat Etowah by 10 shots.
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