ROCKFORD —The Putnam County boys golf team qualified for the state tournament after placing second at the Rockford (Christian Life) 1A Sectional on Monday at Elliott Golf Course in Rockford.
The team’s score was 310 led by sophomore Ian Roach and senior Caleb Dzierzynski, who both carded rounds of 75. Sophomore Ben Cyr had a 77 and senior Auston Pflibsen had a 83. Other team members’ scores were senior Luke Griffith (103) and freshman Ian Woitynek (118).
Port Byron (Riverdale) placed first with a score of 300 while host Rockford (Christian Life) was third with a team score of 313.
The Panthers will play this Friday and Saturday in the 1A State Tournament at Prairie Vista Golf Course in Bloomington.