BOYS

CLASS 1A

BISMARCK SECTIONAL

WHEN: Monday, Oct. 9

WHERE: Harrison Park Golf Course, Danville

AREA TEAMS: Sullivan, Monticello, Okaw Valley

FAVORITES: Lansing Illiana Christian shot a regional best 328 while Sullivan was the top local team with a team score of 344.  

PLAYERS TO WATCH: Nathan Lavender of El Paso-Gridley shot a 70 at regionals and will be among the favorites. LSA's Dayton Pate won the Monticello Regionals with a 74Other top qualifiers include Cayden Brilley from St. Teresa, Logan Richardson from Tri-County and Zachary Rogers from Bement. 

TRENTON WESCLIN SECTIONAL

WHEN: Monday Oct. 9

WHERE: Governors Run Golf Course, Carlyle

AREA TEAMS: Effingham St. Anthony

FAVORITES: Hillsboro's 306 and Mount Carmel's 315  were the top two team scores from the regionals. Effingham's Luke Ludwig medalled with a score of 72 and Alex Eickhoff from Hillsboro medalled with a 73. 

PLAYERS TO WATCH: Luke Ludwig from St. Anthony won medalist honors at regionals and is a threat in Trenton. Individual qualifiers include Aven Kimmell and Drew Woodrow from Flora, Dylan Bueker of Teutopolis, and Grant Schmidt from Altamont.

CLASS 2A  

SALEM SECTIONAL

WHEN: Monday, Oct. 9

WHERE: Salem Country Club, Salem

AREA TEAMS: Mattoon, Charleston, Effingham

FAVORITES: Quincy Notre Dame shot a regional best 297 as a team. Mattoon's team score of 315 was tops among the local qualifying teams. 

PLAYERS TO WATCH: Zach Williams (Mount Vernon) and Alex McCulla (Quincy Notre Dame) each shot 70s to win their respective regional. Nicholas Nguyen (Mattoon) was the medalist from his regional with a score of 74 — a score matched by teammate Brock Moncel. Charleston's Ben Lanman and Preston Smith will also be factors.

CHAMPAIGN SECTIONAL

WHEN: Monday, Oct. 9

WHERE: University of Illinois Orange Course, Savoy

AREA TEAM: Taylorville 

FAVORITES: Normal University had a regional best team score of 290.  

PLAYERS TO WATCH: Tommy Kuhl of Morton shot a 68 at regionals and is the favorite. Locally, Clinton's Chase Reynolds has the potential to qualify for state. Kyle Cole from Mount Zion and Tyler Davis of Taylorville also have a shot.

GIRLS

CLASS A

ALTON MARQUETTE SECTIONAL

WHEN: Monday, Oct. 9

WHERE: Spencer T Olin Golf Course Alton

AREA TEAMS: Effingham St. Anthony, Effingham

FAVORITES: St. Anthony had a dominant round at regionals and looks poised for a return trip to state. Nashville's 320 team score was the best at regionals

PLAYERS TO WATCH: The St. Anthony trio of Clare McHugh, Ava Wegman and Macy Ludwig are likely to be toward the top of the leaderboard, as will Kylee Vaughan from McLeansboro Hamilton County. Millie Lawson from Metropolis Massac County and Brooke Tuttle from Jerseyville.

CLASS AA

SPRINGFIELD SECTIONAL

WHEN: Monday, Oct. 9

WHERE: Panther Creek Country Club, Springfield

FAVORITES: O'Fallon led regionally qualifying teams with an impressive score of 312, followed by Normal University at 323. 

PLAYERS TO WATCH: Individually it is wide open, with three golfers, Addasyn Zeller (Edwardsville), Lexi Onsrud (Normal University) and Krystal Burgtorf (Quincy) each shooting 74 at regionals. Mattoon's Kira Wolf will also be in the mix.

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