Day one of the NSAA state boys golf championships took place Tuesday. The Class D tournament is being played at Lake Maloney Golf Club in North Platte. Cole Kramer of Sandhills Valley and Colbi Smith of South Loup are both in the top 15 after round one. Smith shot an opening round of 84 which has him tied for 12th going into the final round on Wednesday. Smith struggled a bit on the front nine where he shot a 45 but then came back strong on the back nine with a 39. Cole Kramer of Sandhills Valley is one shot ahead of Smith and is tied for 10th after an opening round of 83. Kramer shot a 41 on the front nine and a 42 on the back.
Dillon Critel of Burwell opened the state tournament with a round of 92 and is currently tied for 49th overall.
The individual leader in Class D after day one is Teegan Sonneman of North Platte St. Pat’s with a round of 3 under par 69 . The Class D team leader after day one is North Platte St. Pat’s with a team total 321.