Powers Catholic HS moved from 5th place after day 1 of the MHSAA Division 2 State Finals into 2nd place after completion of plat today at The Meadows GC (GVSU) in Allendale MI to capture runner-up honors. Powers came from 5 strokes down to finish in 2nd place by 15 strokes over 3rd place finishers Forest Hills Eastern. Tournament champions St. Johns HS was successful in defend it’s 2016 state championship by posting an incredible 2 day total of 603 to outdistance Powers by 24 shots. Leading the way for Powers was Zack Hopkins with a score of 79-75-154 to earn tournament top 10 honors. Just missing the top 10 was Joe Coriasso at 77-78-155. Also for Powers were Blaise Vanitvelt 82-78-160, Ty Vanitvelt 85-79-164 and Grant Tucker 79-86-165. This will be the 9th banner to be hoisted for Powers Boys Golf ( 5 Championships and 4 Finalists) which ties the Powers Girls Golf Banner total.