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RHS Sending Two to State

RHS State Golfers Alex Ptacek and Megan Boxberger 10-16-13Two members of the Russell High School girls golf team have qualified for next week's Class 4A State Tournament.

Alex Ptacek and Megan Boxberger each punched their tickets on Monday, Oct. 14 after finishing in the top 10 at the Colby 4A Regional held in Atwood.

Ptacek fired a 90 and took second, while Boxberger shot a 98 and placed eighth.

Russell missed qualifying as a team. The Lady Broncos took fourth with a 424. Goodland won the regional title with a 383. Colby was second with a 398. Larned was third with a 413.

Also playing for Russell, but not qualifying for state on Monday were Janna Schulte, who shot a 112, Taylor Hecker with a 124 and Cassidy Ruggels with a 140.

The 4A State Tournament will be held at Crestwood Country Club in Pittsburg on Monday.

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