Waccamaw, sparked by Patrick Golden’s record effort, captured the Class AA state golf championship on Tuesday at the True Blue Golf Club on Pawley’s Island True Blue Plantation.
Golden, for 36 holes, posted a sizzling 130 (67-63) to help WHS topped the field by 15 shots.
The Braves shot a 581 to top runner-up Bishop England with 596 strokes. Andrew Jackson, the four-time Region IV-AA champion, was third overall with a 621.
Pendleton posted a 635 to place fourth, two shots ahead of Ninety Six with a 637.