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Russell's Birkys Headed to State

Russells Ryan and Cole Birky 5-14-18Two members of the Russell High School boys golf team have qualified for the Class 3A State Tournament.

Ryan Birky and his brother Cole each finished in the top 10 at the Ellsworth 3A Regional on Monday, May 14 at the Ellsworth Municipal Course. Ryan fired a 78 to tie TMP's Cameron Rozean for top individual honors. The two had a playoff and Ryan lost to finish second. Cole shot an 86 and took seventh place. Also for the Broncos, Hunter Reddig shot a 96, Jayden Braun a 102, Braden Flax a 109 and Garrett Ewers a 112.

Sterling won the team title with a 333. TMP was second with a 349. Russell just missed a trip to state as a team, finishing third with a 362.

The 3A State Tournament will be held in Seneca at Spring Creek Golf Course on Monday, May 21.

Ellsworth 3A Regional

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