The Valley High School varsity boys’ golf team placed second at the Class 4A Iowa high school state boys’ golf tournament. The two-day tournament was held Oct. 11-12 at the Tournament Club of Iowa in Polk City.
Waukee narrowly edged the Tigers, 650-649. The Warriors were crowned 4A state champs.
Valley senior John Boettcher was the top golfer for the Tigers at state. He recorded a score of 153 over the two-day tournament. Senior Luke Stedman tied for 15th at 163, senior Jack Temme a tie for 19th at 165, senior Jai Mukraj a tie for 41st at 172, sophomore Eli Stahl a tie for 47th at 174, and junior Jared Chmelka a tie for 52nd at 176.
2019 Valley Varsity Boys’ Golf Roster
- John Boettcher, senior
- Jared Chmelka, junior
- Jai Mukraj, senior
- Eli Stahl, sophomore
- Lucas Stedman, senior
- Jack Temme, senior
- Head coach: Ben Stein