Staff report

Boys golf

Division II Sectional

Canton Central Catholic placed first as a team and Chad Harrison of Orrville finished first in the medalist race at the Division II sectional tournament at Elms Golf Course on Tuesday.

Canton Central Catholic finished with a 310, 25 strokes ahead of second-place Chippewa in the team standings, followed by St. Vincent-St. Mary and Northwest. All four teams qualify for the district tournament.

Harrison shot a 6-over-par 78 and finished 1 stroke ahead of teammate Layne Scheufler to qualify as an individual for the district tournament. Harrison and Scheufler will be joined by Drake Lohnes of West Branch and Nolan Tisch of Smithville at the Division II district tournament at Windmill Lakes on Oct. 2.

Girls golf

Division II Sectional

Cara Hathaway of Springfield finished first as an individual and St. Vincent-St. Mary finished first as a team at the Division II sectional at Brookledge.

Hathaway and teammate Deanna Cole, who finished fourth, will be joined by Nanna Budd of Orrville at the district tournament next week.

The Fighting Irish, led by a 17-over-par 88 by Michelle Noethen, finished 3 strokes ahead of Canton Central Catholic in the team scoring. St. V-M, CCC and Marlington advanced.