State Boys Golf First Day Recap

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Monday, June 4, 2018

State Boys Golf First Day Recap

The first day of the 2018 State Boys Golf Championships featured sunny skies and pleasant temperatures at University Ridge Golf Course in Madison, Wis.

Last year's Division 1 runner-up arquette leads after the first day of competition with a five-player, 18-hole score of 299. Fond du Lac is in second place with a score of 305. Middleton and defending champion Arrowhead are tied for 3rd with 306. Piercen Hunt of Arrowhead is the Division 1 individual leader with a 3-under par 69. Ethan Graham of Marquette and Russell Dettmering of Merrill enter the second day of play a stroke back.

Defending Division 2 team champion Edgewood leads the field after the first day with a score of 303. Rice Lake and Lakeland are tied for second at 326. Lukas Heckmann of Lakeside Lutheran completed his first round, leading the Division 2 field with a 4-under par of 68. Rory Gierhart of Edgewood is three strokes behind Heckmann with a 71, and Bryce Jacobson of Peshtigo is third with a 73.

The Division 3 team leader after the first day is three-time defending champion St. Mary's Springs with a five-player score of 329. Abundant Life Christian/Madison Country Day is second with a 347, and Eleva-Strum is third at 356. Doyle Kelly of St. Mary's Springs is the individual leader with a 3-over par 75. Austin Schnell of Mishicot is second with a 77.

The final day of competition begins tomorrow at 7 a.m. with Divisions 2 and 3. Division 1 will be teeing off at noon. 


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