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Kyler Meyer, left, and Tyson Morris both finished among the top golfers at the Region 1B tournament in Watertown on Thursday to advance to the Class B state tournament at Hillcrest Country Club in Yankton on Monday and Tuesday.

Two Golfers State-Bound

Meyer, Morris Qualify In Region

Two Britton-Hecla golfers punched their tickets to the Class B state golf tournament by being among the top finishers at the Region 1B tourney held in Watertown on Thursday.

Kyler Meyer earned a repeat trip to the state meet by placing eighth in the 44-player field with a 42-44-86. Tyson Morris advanced to state by carding a 42-46-88, good for the 12th spot. A total of 17 golfers from Region 1B advanced to the state meet.

The state tournament will be held at Hillcrest Country Club in Yankton on June 3-4. Originally the state meet was set for Wild Oak Golf Course in Mitchell but was moved due to water and drainage issues. Next year’s state tourney was to have been played in Yankton and will now be held in Mitchell.



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