After day one of the Iowa Girls high School Athletic Union State Golf Tournaments, Natalie Booton of Mt. Pleasant is tied for 17th in the class 3A medalist play at Otter Creek Course in Ankeny. MacKenzie Black of Independence shot a 74 to be medalist after the first round. Wapello is 5th in the team race of the class 2A meet at River Valley Golf Course with a 395, Dyersville Beckman leads with a 366.
Booton shot a 50 on the first nine and followed that with a 43. A quadruple bogey on the par 4 16th hole was the biggest problem she encountered. Her front nine had one birdie on hole number 5, other than her struggles on number 16 she had a solid back nine with 4 pars. The tournament will wrap up with another 18 holes tomorrow.