Scotus was in first place after the opening day of the Class C boys state golf tournament yesterday at Elks Country Club.
The Shamrocks carded a team total of 42-over, 330 and were three strokes ahead of Doniphan-Trumbull. Scotus was led by Nick Fleming, who was fourth individually after a 6-over 78. One stroke behind him and tied for fifth were the Shamrocks’ Seth VunCannon and Jaylin Jakub of Aquinas.
Columbus High’s Brock Kuhlman shot a 3-over-par 75 and was tied for eighth after the opening day of the Class A tourney at Norfolk Country Club. Lakeview was tenth out of 12 teams after the first round of the Class B state event at Scotts Bluff Country Club. The Vikings’ top individual score was turned in by Maxwell Fremarek, who shot a six-over 78 and was tied for 13th.
In Class D at North Platte, Howells-Dodge was sixth and St. Francis was tied for eleventh. The top area individual was the Jaguars’ Cole Grovijohn, who was tied for 12th after carding a 12-over 84.