Alcona golf tied for fourth at state finals

BATTLE CREEK-The Alcona golf team is still in the hunt for a Division 4 state championship.

The Tigers tied for fourth on the first day of the finals Friday at Bedford Valley, shooting a 334. Alcona is tied with Clarkston Everest Collegiate.

Charlevoix leads the field (321), followed by Auburn Hills Christian (327) and White Pigeon (328).

Walker Kelly and Josh Mead led Alcona with 81. Lucas Weichel shot an 82, Dustin Yokom shot a 90 and Jacob Riggs finished with 100.

Mead and Kelly’s scores were good enough to tie for 10th best individually.

Play will continue today with the final round.