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EAGLE POINT — Eagle Point's Glen Linder and Ashland's Matt Hedges cracked the top five on the first day of the two-day Class 5A District 1 boys tournament at Eagle Point Golf Club on Thursday.
Linder shot a 4-over-par 76 and is tied for second place. Hedges is one shot back and tied for fourth place.
The top two teams and top five individuals qualify for the state tournament.
Summit's Jack Loberg led the Storm, of Bend, to the first-day lead. His 73 tops the field, as does Summit's 308 team score. Bend is second at 319. Ashland is in fourth place and Eagle Point fifth.
The tournament concludes today.
The state tournament is May 13-14 at Trysting Tree Golf Club in Corvallis.
TEAM SCORES — Summit 308, Bend 319, Redmond 332, Ashland 350, Eagle Point 351, Mt. View 366.
TOP 5 INDIVIDUALS — 1, Jack Loberg, Sum, 73; 2, (tie) T.K. Wasserman, Sum, Glen Linder, EP, 76; 4, (tie) Ryan Crownover, Ben, Matt Hedges, Ash, 77.
ASHLAND — Matt Hedges 77, Ben Sager 79, Chris Peterson 96, Kyle Breeding 98.
EAGLE POINT — Glen Linder 76, Taylor Scott 88, Ethan Devore 93, Zach Henley 94.