The Dell Rapids Quarrier boys golf team started their 2017 season at the West Central Early Bird Invitational on Monday, August 14th. Thirteen total schools competed in the event held at Central Valley Golf Course in Hartford.
Dell Rapids finished 11th as a team with a team score of 389. Dakota Valley won the team title with a team score of 327. Beresford was second with 330, and Tea Area placed third with 334. Jacob Lee of Parkston was the top individual finisher with a round of 71. Brock Murphy of Tea Area was second with 72. Payton Borah of Beresford, Tanner Hensley of Dakota Valley, and Heston Jorgenson of Madison all finished with a 79.
Mason Schmidt finished with the low round for Dell Rapids. He shot an 88 on the day. Karsen Welbig had a round of 95. Zach McKee and Brandon Kubly both fired a 103. Lucas Berg had a 119, and Jack Weber finished with a round of 121.
The Quarriers will be in action again on Wednesday, August 16th, at the Dakota Valley Invite at Two Rivers Golf Course.