Defending WPIAL Boys Class AA team champion Sewickley Academy began the 2014 season in fine fashion on Monday with the boys Class AA team championship at the 2014 Chairman's Cup with a team score of 399 strokes. The Panthers were the only team in the four-team field to shoot lower than 400 strokes.
Chris Johnson, a senior, led the Panthers with a 7-over-par round of 79. In a fine display of consistency, three sophomores -- Jason Li, Declan Hickton and Sam Sauter -- all shot rounds of 80 as did senior Anthony Muscato.
Mount Pleasant was second with a team score of 450. Senior Joe Sherbondy led the Vikings with a round of 87. Mohawk (471) and Burrell (489) rounded out the four-team field.