State Golf Championships
Salpointe standout Haylin Harris bogeyed the ninth hole but came even on the 17th to stay at even par at the Division I state championships held in Laveen. Harris is currently in fourth place, five strokes back.
As a team, the Lancers are in third place while Ironwood Ridge is in ninth.
Amphitheater senior Jessica Williams is leading the D-II state championship held at the Del Urich Golf Course in Tucson.
Williams in 1-over after the first round, one stroke ahead of Kathryn Ottman of Sahuaro.
Williams went 2-under after she hit a hole-in-one on the second hole but she eventually fell behind at 2-over after the 12th hole. She found her stroke again and birdied the 13th and 14th hole to draw even but a bogey on the 18th dropped her to her current position.
As expected, Sahuaro is leading the pack by 21 strokes (+43 323).
On the boy’s side, Salpointe standout Trevor Werbylo shot a 5-under 67 to open up a one-stroke lead at the D-II state championships held at the Randolph Golf Course.
Werbylo was 6-under after the 14th, paced by three straight birdies on the front nine.
Salpointe has a slim eight-stroke lead as a team (+6 294) heading into the final day.
The D-I boy’s tournament starts on Wednesday at the Aguila Golf Course in Laveen.
Division I Girls
Nov. 2-3: Laveen Aguila Golf Course
1 Alisa Snyder, Xavier -4 68
1 Emily Mahar, Xavier -4 68
3 Kelly Su, Chaparral -1 71
4 Haylin Harris, Salpointe E 72
1 Xavier -3 285
2 Millennium +24 312
3 Salpointe +30 318
9 Ironwood Ridge +65 353
Division II Girls
Nov. 2-3: Del Urich Golf Course
1 Jessica Williams, Amphitheater +1 71
2 Kathryn Ottman, Sahuaro +2 72
3 Madison Voisard, Arcadia +5 75
4 Faith D’Ortenzio, Shadow Mountain +7 77
5 Taylor Hughes, Sahuaro +9 79
1 Sahuaro +43 323
2 Arcadia +64 344
3 Cactus Shadows +75 355
4 Catalina Foothills +83 363
6 Cienega +105 385
11 Canyon Del Oro +165 445
Division II Boys
Nov. 2-3: Randolph Golf Course
1 Trevor Werbylo, Salpointe -5 67
2 Aaron Ramos, Desert Edge -4 68
3 Gage Grimes, Apache Junction -1 71
3 Zach Burkholder, Campo Verde -1 71
5 Chaz Aurilia, Arcadia E 72
5 Eric Duarte, Salpointe E 72
1 Salpointe +6 294
2 Campo Verde +14 302
3 Catalina Foothills +16 304
4 Seton Catholic +26 314
5 Sabino +27 315
14 Walden Grove +85 373
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