Andover High School's Ryan Hoover led a local contingent of three golfers who participated May 21 in the Class 5A state golf tournament at Alvarmar Golf Course in Lawrence.
Hoover shot a 79 on the par-72 course. He placed 11th out of 96 golfers and earned a medal.
Jeff Sherman, of Andover Central, shot an 88 and tied for 43rd. Chad Phillips, of Andover High School, tied for 74th with a 94.
Sam Sievers, of Kapaun Mt. Carmel, and Salina South’s Ben Hargrave each shot a 71, with Seivers winning the playoff for the individual state title. Ronnie McHenry, of Shawnee Heights, placed third with a 73.
Shooting 313 as a team, Kapuan Mt. Carmel won the state title by five strokes over Aquinas, which shot 318. Rounding out the top five teams were Seaman 325, Blue Valley 335 and Shawnee Heights 336.