Humboldt finishes 6th in 3A state golf championships
Humboldt placed sixth in the team scoring of the Class 3A Boys' State Golf Championships after the final two rounds on the second day of the tournament on Saturday, May 31, at Ames Golf and Country Club. The Wildcats finished with 659 strokes. Manchester West Delaware was first with 622, followed by Creston/Orient-Macksburg with 634, Webster City at 636, Clear Lake with 641, Centerville at 646, Humboldt (659), Central Clinton DeWitt (666),Ballard Huxley (675) and Williamsburg (680).
Jaxon Heinz led Humboldt by shooting a two day total of 77-82--159, 13th overall. Brenden Schnell followed with 90-79--169, Casey Kayser 87-82--169, Christian Birdsell 80-90--170, Austen Gargano 85-89--174 and Andy Nelson with 93-87--180.
Alex Moorman of Centerville was meet medalist in shooting 70-73--143.
Humboldt was in sixth place with 329 strokes on the opening day of the tournament. West Delaware was the leader with 301 strokes, followed by Creston/Orient-Macksburg with 315, Webster City at 317, Centerville with 323, Clear Lake 325 and then Humboldt. Central Clinton DeWitt was next with 330, followed by Ballard Huxley 334 and Williamsburg at 336.
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