Linn-Mar’s Dillon Burr is second after the first round of the Class 4A state golf tournament at Tournament Club of Iowa in Polk City.
Burr, a junior making his state debut, shot 2-over 73 Friday and trails Pleasant Valley’s Jack Roemer by one stroke.
Burr, the Mississippi Valley Conference Valley Division Player of the Year, carded consecutive birdies on the par-3 15th and 16th holes.
Cedar Rapids Washington’s Niles Petersen closed the opening round in a three-way tie for sixth. Petersen posted a 77, leading the Warriors, who were eighth at 335.
Cedar Rapids Kennedy Brock Barnhart shot 82 and is tied for 19th. The Cougars are 10th with 342. Cedar Rapids Xavier is 11th.
Waukee leads the team race with 315, seven shots ahead of second-place Cedar Falls.
The second and final roundáis Saturday.
Class 4A boys’ state golf: First round results
1. Waukee, 315
2. Cedar Falls, 322
T-3. West Des Moines Valley, 325
T-3. Pleasant Valley, 325
5. Ames, 326
6. West Des Moines Dowling, 330
7. Southeast Polk, 332
8. Cedar Rapids Washington, 335
9. Ankeny Centennial, 337
10. Cedar Rapids Kennedy, 342
11. Cedar Rapids Xavier, 356
12. Bettendorf, 367
1. Jack Roemer (Pleasant Valley), 72
2. Dillon Burr (Linn-Mar), 73
T-3. Jack Dumas (Pleasant Valley), 75
T-3. Matthew O’Brien (Waukee), 75
5. Tom Krapfl (Indianola) 76
T-6. John Boettcher (West Des Moines Valley), 77
T-6. Jake Calhoun (West Des Moines Dowling), 77
T-6. Nile Petersen (Cedar Rapids Washington) 77
T-9. Jackson Starr (Waukee), 78
T-9. Cole Davis (Marshalltown), 78
T-9. Luke Meyer (Cedar Falls), 78