BLOOMINGTON — Putnam County senior Ian Roach is tied for third-place in the IHSA 1A state golf meet after the first day of competition.
Roach came in at even par 72, just two strokes behind co-leaders Marcus Smith of Winnebago and Matthew Barker of Downs Tri-Valley. Oakley Gee of Carmi White County also shot a 72.
Fellow PC senior Ben Cyr is tied for 43rd with an 11-over 83.
Bureau Valley senior Trent DeVenney stands tied for 49th with a 12-over 84.
Play resumes Saturday morning at Prairie Vista State Golf Course in Bloomington for the final round of 18 holes.