SUNBURY - Kalida's Neil Recker probably didn't enjoy his first day at the Division III boys state golf tournament Friday at the North Star Resort Course in Sunbury.Playing as an individual in the state tournament, Recker struggled shooting a 90 on the opening day. Recker shot a 41 on the front nine and it didn't get any better for the senior as he had a 49 on the back nine. Recker did have some success Friday as he had four pars and a birdie during his round.
Grove City Christian's Cameron Michalak and Gates Mills Gilmour Academy's Andrew Bieber posted the low rounds of the day shooting a 73.
The second day of the state tournament will be Saturday with tee times starting at 9 a.m.