The Carbon High golf team put Region 8 foes on guard with two top finishes at early season matches.
In the first match of the season on Aug. 19, Dino golfers placed second with a team score of 338, one stroke behind first place Delta at 337.
Lehi finished third with 359, followed by Emery with 366 and North Sanpete with 426.
Top individual scores for Carbon were: Hunter King, 81; Mike Zaccaria, 85; Kent Hartley, 86; and Houston Lui, 86.
Carbon followed up the strong finish with a first place tie at Lehi's home course Talon Point on Aug. 26.
The Dinos tied Delta High with a team score of 336 to lead the pack by 29 strokes.
Lehi again placed third, shooting 365 as a team. Emery finished the day with a 378 and North Sanpete trailed significantly with a 430.
Top Dino golfers included: Mark Rasmussen, 79; Shayne Burke, 80; Mike Zaccaria, 88; and Chase Julian, 89.
"It's been a great start for the team," coach Tony Pinedo concluded.